terminize

transitive verb
ter·​mi·​nize | \ ˈtərməˌnīz \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of terminize

: to supply (as a science) with nomenclature conceptions that owe their present definiteness … to felicitous terminizingPopular Science Monthly the industrious terminizing of a cherished colleague— C. F. Talman

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History and Etymology for terminize

Medieval Latin terminus term + English -ize

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“Terminize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terminize. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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