pluralize

verb plu·ral·ize \ ˈplu̇r-ə-ˌlīz \

Definition of pluralize

pluralized; pluralizing
transitive verb
:to make plural or express in the plural form

pluralization

play \ˌplu̇r-ə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of pluralize

1750



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