verb math·e·mat·i·cize
variants: also British


Definition of mathematicize


  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to reduce to mathematical form or subject to mathematical treatment enables us to mathematicize the whole of a scientific theory — J. H. Woodger

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to make use of mathematics or mathematical treatment :  work or reason mathematically

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