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neoterize

[ nee-ot-uh-rahyz ]
/ ni藞蓲t 蓹藢ra瑟z /
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verb (used without object), ne路ot路er路ized, ne路ot路er路iz路ing.
to coin new words, terms, or expressions; neologize.
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Also especially British, ne路ot路er路ise .

Origin of neoterize

1870鈥75; <Greek ne艒ter铆zein, equivalent to ne峁搕er(os) (see neoteric) + -izein-ize
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