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classicize

[klas-uh-sahyz] /ˈklæs əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), classicized, classicizing.
1.
to make classic.
verb (used without object), classicized, classicizing.
2.
to conform to the classic style.
Also, especially British, classicise.
Origin of classicize
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; classic + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for classicize

classicize

/ˈklæsɪˌsaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to make classic
2.
(intransitive) to imitate classical style
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