spatialize

transitive verb
spa·​tial·​ize
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of spatialize

: to give spatial form to : think of as spatial or in space relations : localize in space man … invented writing to spatialize, i.e. preserve, language— Susanne K. Langer our inveterate cognitive disposition to spatialize everything— H. A. Murray

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spatial + -ize

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“Spatialize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spatialize. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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