labilize

transitive verb
la·​bi·​lize
variants: or chiefly British labilise \ ˈlā-​bə-​ˌlīz How to pronounce labilise (audio) \
labilized or chiefly British labilised; labilizing or chiefly British labilising

Medical Definition of labilize

: to render labile (as in chemical structure)

Other Words from labilize

labilization or chiefly British labilisation \ ˌlā-​bə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce labilisation (audio) \ noun

Comments on labilize

What made you want to look up labilize? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

something desired as essential

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What's that Smell?! Quiz

  • wide eyed dog smelling rose
  • Someone who is hircine smells like a:
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!