scientize

verb
sci·​en·​tize | \ ˈsī-ən-ˌtīz How to pronounce scientize (audio) \
scientized; scientizing

Definition of scientize

transitive verb

: to treat with a scientific approach the attempt to scientize reality, to name it and classify it— John Fowles

First Known Use of scientize

1871, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scientize

scient- (in Latin scientia "knowledge, science" or in scientific) + -ize

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“Scientize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scientize. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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