or iar·o·vize, yar·o·vize
[ yahr-uh-vahyz ]
/ ˈyɑr əˌvaɪz /
verb (used with object), jar·o·vized, jar·o·viz·ing.
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Also especially British, jar·o·vise .
Origin of jarovize
Back formation from jarovization<Russian yarovizátsiya, equivalent to yarov(óĭ) spring (of crops) + -atsiya ≪ Latin -ātiō-ation
OTHER WORDS FROM jarovizejar·o·vi·za·tion, noun
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