verb (used with object), stylized, stylizing.
to design in or cause to conform to a particular style, as of representation or treatment in art; conventionalize.
Also, especially British, stylise.

1895–1900; style + -ize

stylization, noun
stylizer, noun
nonstylization, noun
nonstylized, adjective
unstylized, adjective Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
stylize or stylise (ˈstaɪlaɪz)
(tr) to give a conventional or established stylistic form to
stylise or stylise
styli'zation or stylise
styli'sation or stylise
'stylizer or stylise
'styliser or stylise

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Example sentences
The sleek stylization of this globe complements its highly accurate map detail.
The insistence on plainness, the absence of stylization, carries over to the
  performances as well.
It is a work with a chalky and staticky surface that has none of the
  stylization of these other pictures from the same year.
There are moments in it where the stylization is successful and points new
  paths for the screen.
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