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[pik-chuh-rahyz] /ˈpɪk tʃəˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), picturized, picturizing.
to represent in a picture, especially in a motion picture; make a picture of.
Also, especially British, picturise.
Origin of picturize
First recorded in 1840-50; picture + -ize
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picturization, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • As he sat there, his muscles tensed with the picturization of what was soon to be.

    Gladiator Philip Wylie
  • This is a picturization of the famous novel and play and appeals to all classes.

    News Writing M. Lyle Spencer
  • In the picturization of a Gaboriau story the woman declines to tell before the court her life story which ended in a crime.

    The Photoplay Hugo Mnsterberg

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