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sectionalize

[ sek-shuh-nl-ahyz ]
/ 藞s蓻k 蕛蓹 nl藢a瑟z /
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verb (used with object), sec路tion路al路ized, sec路tion路al路iz路ing.
to render sectional.
to divide into sections, especially geographical sections.
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Also especially British, sec路tion路al路ise .

Origin of sectionalize

First recorded in 1850鈥55; sectional + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM sectionalize

sec路tion路al路i路za路tion, nounun路sec路tion路al路ized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for sectionalize

sectionalize

sectionalise

/ (藞s蓻k蕛蓹n蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb (tr)
to render sectional
to divide into sections, esp geographically

Derived forms of sectionalize

sectionalization or sectionalisation, noun
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