parabolize

transitive verb pa·rab·o·lize \ pəˈrabəˌlīz \

Definition of parabolize

-ed/-ing/-s
1 : to express in fables or explain as parables
2 : to make (as a mirror for a telescope) parabolic or paraboloidal

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Origin and Etymology of parabolize

in sense 1, from Late Latin parabola parable + English -ize; in sense 2, from New Latin parabola + English -ize


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