perfectivize

[per-fek-tuh-vahyz]

verb (used with object), per·fec·tiv·ized, per·fec·tiv·iz·ing.

to make perfective.

Also especially British, per·fec·tiv·ise.

Origin of perfectivize

First recorded in 1900–05; perfective + -ize
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