Medical Dictionary


verb ho·mog·e·nize
ho·mog·e·nized also British ho·mog·e·nisedho·mog·e·niz·ing also British ho·mog·e·nis·ing

Medical Definition of HOMOGENIZE

transitive verb
:  to make homogeneous
a :  to reduce to small particles of uniform size and distribute evenly usually in a liquid b :  to reduce the particles of so that they are uniformly small and evenly distributed; specifically :  to break up the fat globules of (milk) into very fine particles especially by forcing through minute openings
intransitive verb
:  to become homogenized

Variants of HOMOGENIZE

ho·mog·e·nize also British ho·mog·e·nise \hō-ˈmäj-ə-ˌnīz, hə-\


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