historicize

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verb his·tor·i·cize \hi-ˈstȯr-ə-ˌsīz, -ˈstär-\

Definition of historicize

historicized

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historicizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make historical

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to use historical material

1846

First Known Use of historicize

1846

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