apostrophize

verb apos·tro·phize \ ə-ˈpäs-trə-ˌfīz \

Definition of apostrophize

apostrophized; apostrophizing
transitive verb
: to address by or in apostrophe
intransitive verb
: to make use of apostrophe

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