semitize

transitive verb, often capitalized
sem·​i·​tize | \ ˈseməˌtīz \
variants: or less commonly semiticize \ sə̇ˈmitə̇ˌsīz \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of semitize

: to make Semitic (as in language)

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History and Etymology for semitize

semitize from French sémite Semite + English -ize; semiticize from Semitic entry 1 + -ize

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“Semitize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semitize. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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