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concretize

[ kon-kruh-tahyz, kong-; kon-kree-tahyz, kong-, kuhn-, kuhng- ]
/ 藞k蓲n kr蓹藢ta瑟z, 藞k蓲艐-; k蓲n藞kri ta瑟z, k蓲艐-, k蓹n-, k蓹艐- /
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verb (used with object), con路cre路tized, con路cre路tiz路ing.
to make concrete, real, or particular; give tangible or definite form to: to concretize abstractions.
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Also especially British, con路cre路tise .

Origin of concretize

First recorded in 1880鈥85; concrete + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM concretize

con路cret路i路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for concretize

concretize

concretise

/ (藞k蓲nkr瑟藢ta瑟z, 藞k蓲艐-) /

verb
(tr) to render concrete; make real or specific; give tangible form to

Derived forms of concretize

concretization or concretisation, noun
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