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harmonize

[hahr-muh-nahyz] /ˈhɑr məˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), harmonized, harmonizing.
1.
to bring into harmony, accord, or agreement:
to harmonize one's views with the new situation.
2.
Music. to accompany with appropriate harmony.
verb (used without object), harmonized, harmonizing.
3.
to be in agreement in action, sense, or feeling:
Though of different political parties, all the delegates harmonized on civil rights.
4.
to sing in harmony.
Also, especially British, harmonise.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; earlier armonise < Middle French harmoniser. See harmony, -ize
Related forms
harmonizable, adjective
harmonization, noun
harmonizer, noun
reharmonize, verb (used with object), reharmonized, reharmonizing.
unharmonize, verb (used with object), unharmonized, unharmonizing.
Synonyms
1. reconcile, compose. 3. agree, accord.
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harmonize

/ˈhɑːməˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
to make or become harmonious
2.
(transitive) (music) to provide a harmony for (a melody, tune, etc)
3.
(intransitive) to sing in harmony, as with other singers
4.
to collate parallel narratives
Derived Forms
harmonizable, harmonisable, adjective
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