texturize

[ teks-chuh-rahyz ]
/ ˈtɛks tʃəˌraɪz /

verb (used with object), tex·tur·ized, tex·tur·iz·ing.

to give texture or a particular texture to: texturized yarn.
Also especially British, tex·tur·ise.

Origin of texturize

First recorded in 1945–50; texture + -ize
Related formstex·tur·iz·er, noun
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