[ muh-mawr-ee-uh-lahyz, -mohr- ]
/ məˈmɔr i əˌlaɪz, -ˈmoʊr- /
verb (used with object), me·mo·ri·al·ized, me·mo·ri·al·iz·ing.
to present a memorial to.
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Also especially British, me·mo·ri·al·ise.
OTHER WORDS FROM memorializeme·mo·ri·al·i·za·tion, nounme·mo·ri·al·iz·er, nounun·me·mo·ri·al·ized, adjective
Words nearby memorialize
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British Dictionary definitions for memorialization
/ (mɪˈmɔːrɪəˌlaɪz) /
to honour or commemorate
to present or address a memorial to
Derived forms of memorializememorialization or memorialisation, nounmemorializer or memorialiser, noun
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