juvenilize

[joo-vuh-nl-ahyz]
verb (used with object), ju·ve·nil·ized, ju·ve·nil·iz·ing.
  1. to make juvenile or immature: to juvenilize the classics for quick reading.
  2. to make suitable for or more appealing to children.
Also especially British, ju·ve·nil·ise.

Origin of juvenilize

First recorded in 1825–35; juvenile + -ize
Related formsju·ve·nil·i·za·tion, noun
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