verb (used with or without object), cu·tin·ized, cu·tin·iz·ing.

to make into or become cutin.

Also especially British, cu·tin·ise.

Origin of cutinize

First recorded in 1885–90; cutin + -ize
Related formscu·tin·i·za·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for cutinize




to become or cause to become covered or impregnated with cutin
Derived Formscutinization or cutinisation, noun
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