verb (used with or without object), me·tath·e·sized, me·tath·e·siz·ing.
to cause to undergo or undergo metathesis.
Also especially British, me·tath·e·sise.
Origin of metathesize
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to change or cause to change by metathesis
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To subject to or undergo metathesis.
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