orthogonalize

verb
or·​thog·​o·​nal·​ize | \ ȯr-ˈthä-gə-nə-ˌlīz How to pronounce orthogonalize (audio) \
orthogonalized; orthogonalizing

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orthogonalization \ ȯr-​ˌthä-​gə-​nə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce orthogonalize (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of orthogonalize

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Orthogonalize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orthogonalize. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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