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minimalize

[ min-uh-muh-lahyz ]
/ ˈmɪn ə məˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), min·i·mal·ized, min·i·mal·iz·ing.

to make minimal: to minimalize tax increases.

Nearby words

minimal reacting dose, minimalise, minimalism, minimalist, minimalistic, minimalize, minimally, minimally invasive, minimarket, minimart, minimax
Also especially British, min·i·mal·ise.

Origin of minimalize

Related formsmin·i·mal·i·za·tion, noun
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Word Origin and History for minimalising

minimalize


v.

1914, see minimal + -ize. Related: Minimalized; minimalizing.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper