baalize

transitive verb
baal·ize | \ˈbā(ə)ˌlīz\
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of baalize 

: to convert to or influence toward the worship of Baal or to some other form of idolatry

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First Known Use of baalize

1943, in the meaning defined above

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