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carbolize

[ kahr-buh-lahyz ]
/ 藞k蓱r b蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), car路bo路lized, car路bo路liz路ing.
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Also especially British, car路bo路lise .

Origin of carbolize

First recorded in 1865鈥70; carbol(ic) + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for carbolize

carbolize

carbolise

/ (藞k蓱藧b蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb
(tr) another word for phenolate
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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