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cantonize

[ kan-tn-ahyz, -tuh-nahyz, kan-ton-ahyz ]
/ 藞k忙n tn藢a瑟z, -t蓹藢na瑟z, k忙n藞t蓲n a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), can路ton路ized, can路ton路iz路ing.
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Also especially British, can路ton路ise .

Origin of cantonize

First recorded in 1595鈥1605; canton + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM cantonize

can路ton路i路za路tion, noun
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