labilize

[ ley-buh-lahyz ]
/ ˈleɪ bəˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), la·bi·lized, la·bi·liz·ing.

to cause to become labile.

Nearby words

  1. labiate,
  2. labiche,
  3. labiche, eugène marin,
  4. labile,
  5. lability,
  6. labio-,
  7. labiocervical,
  8. labiochorea,
  9. labioclination,
  10. labiodental

Also especially British, la·bi·lise.

Origin of labilize

First recorded in 1900–05; labile + -ize

Related formsla·bi·li·za·tion, noun

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