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peculiarize

[ pi-kyool-yuh-rahyz ]
/ p瑟藞kyul y蓹藢ra瑟z /
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verb (used with object), pe路cu路liar路ized, pe路cu路liar路iz路ing.
to make peculiar, unusual, distinguished, etc.
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鈥淲as鈥 is used for the indicative past tense of 鈥渢o be,鈥 and 鈥渨ere鈥 is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also especially British, pe路cu路liar路ise .

Origin of peculiarize

First recorded in 1615鈥25; peculiar + -ize
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