variants also British mathematicise

transitive verb

: to reduce to mathematical form or subject to mathematical treatment
enables us to mathematicize the whole of a scientific theoryJ. H. Woodger

intransitive verb

: to make use of mathematics or mathematical treatment : work or reason mathematically

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“Mathematicize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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