[ moh-tuh-rahyz ]
/ ˈmoʊ təˌraɪz /
verb (used with object), mo·tor·ized, mo·tor·iz·ing.
to furnish with a motor, as a vehicle.
to supply with motor-driven vehicles, usually in the place of horses and horse-drawn vehicles.
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Also especially British, mo·tor·ise.
OTHER WORDS FROM motorizemo·tor·i·za·tion, nounnon·mo·tor·ized, adjectiveun·mo·tor·ized, adjective
Words nearby motorize
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British Dictionary definitions for motorization
/ (ˈməʊtəˌraɪz) /
to equip with a motor
to provide (military units) with motor vehicles
Derived forms of motorizemotorization or motorisation, noun
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