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popularize

verb

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as in overdo, deplete

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The first known use of popularize was in 1593

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“Popularize.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/popularize. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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