phenomenalize

[ fi-nom-uh-nl-ahyz ]
/ fɪˈnɒm ə nlˌaɪz /
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verb (used with object), phe·nom·e·nal·ized, phe·nom·e·nal·iz·ing. Philosophy.

to regard or interpret as a phenomenon.

Nearby words

  1. phenolsulfonphthalein,
  2. phenom,
  3. phenomena,
  4. phenomenal,
  5. phenomenalism,
  6. phenomenology,
  7. phenomenon,
  8. phenoplast,
  9. phenosafranine,
  10. phenothiazine

Also phe·nom·e·nize [fi-nom-uh-nahyz] /fɪˈnɒm əˌnaɪz/; especially British, phe·nom·e·nal·ise, phe·nom·e·nise.

Origin of phenomenalize

First recorded in 1865–70; phenomenal + -ize

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