constitutionalize

verb
con·​sti·​tu·​tion·​al·​ize | \ ˌkän(t)-stə-ˈtü-shnə-ˌlīz How to pronounce constitutionalize (audio) , -shə-nə-ˌlīz, -ˈtyü- \
constitutionalized; constitutionalizing

Definition of constitutionalize

transitive verb

: to provide with a constitution : organize along constitutional principles

Other Words from constitutionalize

constitutionalization \ ˌkän(t)-​stə-​ˌtü-​shnə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce constitutionalization (audio) , -​shə-​nə-​lə-​ , -​tyü-​ \ noun

First Known Use of constitutionalize

1831, in the meaning defined above

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“Constitutionalize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/constitutionalize. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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