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

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“Scientize.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scientizes. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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