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revolutionize

verb

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to change (something) very much or completely; to cause a revolution in (something)
  • The invention of the airplane revolutionized travel.
  • This new drug may revolutionize cancer treatment.
  • This discovery has revolutionized our understanding of how the human brain works.

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The first known use of revolutionize was in 1797

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“Revolutionize.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/revolutionize. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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