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polarize

verb po·lar·ize

Medical Definition of polarize

polarized also British polarised; polarizing also British polarising

  1. 1

  2. transitive verb

  3. :  to cause (as light waves) to vibrate in a definite pattern

  4. 2:  to give physical polarity to

  5. intransitive verb

  6. :  to become polarized



Variants of polarize

also British polarise \ˈpō-lə-ˌrīz\play


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