[ kom-yuh-nahyz ]
/ ˈkɒm yəˌnaɪz /
verb (used with object), com·mu·nized, com·mu·niz·ing.
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adjust, even, trim, square, standardize, handicap, rival, level, smooth, equal, compare, socialize, emulate, equate, coordinate, establish, parallel, match, regularize, democratize
- community services administration,
- community singing,
- community support officer,
- community-service order,
- community-supported agriculture,
- commutation ticket,
Also especially British, com·mu·nise.
Origin of communize
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/ (ˈkɒmjʊˌnaɪz) /
verb (tr; sometimes capital)
to make (property) public; nationalize
to make (a person or country) communist
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