[ al-kuh-mahyz ]
/ ˈæl kəˌmaɪz /
verb (used with object), al·che·mized, al·che·miz·ing.
to change by or as by alchemy; transmute: to alchemize lead into gold.
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Also especially British, al·che·mise.
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British Dictionary definitions for alchemize
/ (ˈælkəˌmaɪz) /
(tr) to alter (an element, metal, etc) by alchemy; transmute
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