axiomatization

noun
ax·​i·​omat·​i·​za·​tion | \ ˌak-sē-ə-ˌma-tə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce axiomatization (audio) , -sē-ˌä-mə-tə- \

Definition of axiomatization

: the act or process of reducing to a system of axioms

Other Words from axiomatization

axiomatize \ ˌak-​sē-​ˈä-​mə-​ˌtīz How to pronounce axiomatize (audio) \ transitive verb

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1931, in the meaning defined above

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“Axiomatization.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/axiomatization. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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