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particularize

[ per-tik-yuh-luh-rahyz, puh-tik- ]
/ p蓹r藞t瑟k y蓹 l蓹藢ra瑟z, p蓹藞t瑟k- /
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verb (used with object), par路tic路u路lar路ized, par路tic路u路lar路iz路ing.
to make particular.
to mention or indicate specifically; specify.
to state or treat in detail.
verb (used without object), par路tic路u路lar路ized, par路tic路u路lar路iz路ing.
to speak or treat particularly or specifically.
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Also especially British, par路tic路u路lar路ise .

Origin of particularize

From the Middle French word particulariser, dating back to 1580鈥90. See particular, -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM particularize

par路tic路u路lar路i路za路tion, nounpar路tic路u路lar路iz路er, nounun路par路tic路u路lar路ized, adjectiveun路par路tic路u路lar路iz路ing, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for particularize

particularize

particularise

/ (p蓹藞t瑟kj蕣l蓹藢ra瑟z) /

verb
to treat in detail; give details (about)
(intr) to go into detail

Derived forms of particularize

particularization or particularisation, nounparticularizer or particulariser, noun
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