synonymize

verb syn·on·y·mize \ -ˌmīz \

Definition of synonymize

synonymized; synonymizing
transitive verb
1 a :to give or analyze the synonyms of (a word)
b :to provide (something, such as a dictionary) with synonymies
2 :to demonstrate (a taxonomic name) to be a synonym

First Known Use of synonymize

circa 1595


Medical Dictionary

synonymize

transitive verb syn·on·y·mize
variants: also British synonymise play \sə-ˈnän-ə-ˌmīz\

medical Definition of synonymize

synonymized also British synonymised; synonymizing also British synonymising
:to demonstrate (a taxonomic name) to be a synonym

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