nominalization

noun nom·i·nal·iza·tion \ˌnämənələ̇ˈzāshən, -mnəl-\

Definition of nominalization

plural

-s

  1. :  the process or result of forming a noun or noun phrase from a clause or a verb

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Origin and Etymology of nominalization

2nominal + -ization


First Known Use: 1911


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