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codify

[ kod-uh-fahy, koh-duh- ]
/ 藞k蓲d 蓹藢fa瑟, 藞ko蕣 d蓹- /
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verb (used with object), cod路i路fied, cod路i路fy路ing.
to compile (laws, rules, etc.) into an orderly, formal code.
to make a digest of; arrange in a systematic collection.
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Origin of codify

First recorded in 1795鈥1805; code + -ify

OTHER WORDS FROM codify

cod路i路fi路a路bil路i路ty [kod-uh-fahy-uh-bil-i-tee, koh-duh-], /藢k蓲d 蓹藢fa瑟 蓹藞b瑟l 瑟 ti, 藢ko蕣 d蓹-/, nouncod路i路fi路er, nounre路cod路i路fy, verb (used with object), re路cod路i路fied, re路cod路i路fy路ing.
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British Dictionary definitions for codify

codify
/ (藞k蓹蕣d瑟藢fa瑟, 藞k蓲-) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) to organize or collect together (laws, rules, procedures, etc) into a system or code

Derived forms of codify

codifier, noun
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