absolutize

verb
ab·​so·​lut·​ize | \ ˈab-sə-ˌlü-ˌtīz How to pronounce absolutize (audio) \
absolutized; absolutizing

Definition of absolutize

transitive verb

: to make absolute : convert into an absolute

First Known Use of absolutize

1865, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for absolutize

absolute + -ize

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“Absolutize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/absolutize. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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