commoditize

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verb com·mod·i·tize \kə-ˈmä-də-ˌtīz\

Definition of commoditize

commoditized

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commoditizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  commodify <commoditizing bandwith>; specifically :  to render (a good or service) widely available and interchangeable with one provided by another company

  3. 2 :  to affect (as a brand or a market) by commoditizing goods or services <fierce competition threatened to commoditize prices>

commoditization

play \kə-ˌmä-də-tə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of commoditize

see commodity


First Known Use: 1979

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