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summerize

[suhm-uh-rahyz] /ˈsʌm əˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), summerized, summerizing.
1.
to prepare (a house, car, etc.) so as to counteract the hot weather of summer:
to summerize a house by adding air conditioning.
2.
to protect in hot weather for future use:
to summerize a snowmobile.
Also, especially British, summerise.
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summerize

v.

1797, "to spend the summer," from summer (n.1) + -ize. From 1935 as "to prepare for summer." Related: Summerized; summerizing.

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