verb (used with object), sec·tion·al·ized, sec·tion·al·iz·ing.
Also especially British, sec·tion·al·ise.
Origin of sectionalize
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In fact, it would have a tendency to sectionalize the party by which the change is made.The Facts of Reconstruction
John R. Lynch
to render sectional
to divide into sections, esp geographically
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