exteriorize

verb
ex·​te·​ri·​or·​ize | \ ek-ˈstir-ē-ə-ˌrīz How to pronounce exteriorize (audio) \
exteriorized; exteriorizing

Definition of exteriorize

transitive verb

2 : to bring out of the body (as for surgery)

Other Words from exteriorize

exteriorization \ ek-​ˌstir-​ē-​ə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce exteriorize (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of exteriorize

1879, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of exteriorize was in 1879

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“Exteriorize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exteriorize. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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exteriorize

transitive verb
ex·​te·​ri·​or·​ize
variants: or British exteriorise \ ek-​ˈstir-​ē-​ə-​ˌrīz How to pronounce exteriorize (audio) \
exteriorized or British exteriorised; exteriorizing or British exteriorising

Medical Definition of exteriorize

2 : to bring out of the body (as for surgery) the section of perforated colon was exteriorized

Other Words from exteriorize

exteriorization or British exteriorisation \ -​ˌstir-​ē-​ə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce exteriorize (audio) \ noun

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