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verb (used with or without object), frac·tion·ized, frac·tion·iz·ing.
  1. to divide into fractions.
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Also especially British, frac·tion·ise.

Origin of fractionize

First recorded in 1665–75; fraction + -ize
Related formsfrac·tion·i·za·tion, noun
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Historical Examples of fractionize

  • He goes to school, and various studies divide and fractionize the world for him.

    The Child and the Curriculum

    John Dewey

British Dictionary definitions for fractionize



  1. to divide (a number or quantity) into fractions
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Derived Formsfractionization or fractionisation, noun
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