homologize

verb
ho·​mol·​o·​gize | \ hō-ˈmä-lə-ˌjīz How to pronounce homologize (audio) , hə-\
homologized; homologizing

Definition of homologize

transitive verb

1 : to make homologous
2 : to demonstrate the homology of

Other Words from homologize

homologizer noun

First Known Use of homologize

1811, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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homologize

transitive verb
ho·​mol·​o·​gize
variants: also British homologise \ hō-​ˈmäl-​ə-​ˌjīz, hə-​ How to pronounce homologise (audio) \
homologized also British homologised; homologizing also British homologising

Medical Definition of homologize

1 : to make homologous
2 : to demonstrate the homology of

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