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mercurialize

[ mer-kyoor-ee-uh-lahyz ]
/ m蓹r藞ky蕣蓹r i 蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), mer路cu路ri路al路ized, mer路cu路ri路al路iz路ing.
to make mercurial, especially in temperament.
to treat or impregnate with mercury or one of its compounds.
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Origin of mercurialize

First recorded in 1605鈥15; mercurial + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM mercurialize

mer路cu路ri路al路i路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for mercurialize

mercurialize

mercurialise

/ (m蓽藧藞kj蕣蓹r瑟蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb (tr)
to make mercurial
to treat with mercury or a mercury compound

Derived forms of mercurialize

mercurialization or mercurialisation, noun
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