[ pur-suh-nl-ahy-zey-shuhn ]
/ ˌpɜr sə nlˌaɪˈzeɪ ʃən /
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the act or process of marking with one’s initials, name, or monogram:Each book has a leather cover, marbled endpapers, and a nameplate for personalization.
the act or process of making a general statement, work, etc., into one that is particular to an individual:The Writing Your Novel class will focus on observation, personalization, and realization of character.The game deliberately uses fear and terror to enhance the personalization and subjectivity of the events and to increase their impact.
the act or process of portraying people with an emphasis on their human characteristics:The camp’s goal in bringing together children from both sides of the conflict is to encourage personalization and humanization of the other side.
the act or process of tailoring something to meet an individual's specifications, needs, or preferences:The new learning and assessment models allow for personalization of instruction for each student.As end users continue to get more demanding, customization and personalization play an increasingly vital role in the success of any software platform.
In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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