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particularize

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verb par·tic·u·lar·ize \pə(r)-ˈti-k(yə-)lə-ˌrīz also pär-\

Simple Definition of particularize

  • : to give specific details or examples of (something)

Full Definition of particularize

par·tic·u·lar·izedpar·tic·u·lar·iz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to state in detail :  specify

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to go into details

Examples of particularize

  1. My lawyer advised me to particularize all my complaints against my landlord.

  2. He said he had been treated rudely, then went on to particularize.



1593

First Known Use of particularize

1593


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