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eternize

[ih-tur-nahyz] /ɪˈtɜr naɪz/
verb (used with object), eternized, eternizing.
1.
to make eternal; perpetuate.
2.
to immortalize.
Also, especially British, eternise.
Origin of eternize
1560-1570
From the Medieval Latin word ēternizāre, dating back to 1560-70. See eterne, -ize
Related forms
eternization, noun
uneternized, adjective
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