marmarize

transitive verb
mar·​ma·​rize
variants: or marmorize \ ˈmärməˌrīz \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of marmarize

: to convert into marble : subject to marmarosis

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History and Etymology for marmarize

Greek marmaros & Latin marmor marble + English -ize

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“Marmarize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marmarize. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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