[trop-i-kuh-lahyz]See more synonyms for tropicalize on Thesaurus.com
verb (used with object), trop·i·cal·ized, trop·i·cal·iz·ing.
- to make tropical, as in character or appearance.
- to adapt or make suitable for use in tropical regions, especially in regard to protection against the destructive effects of moisture and fungi.
Also especially British, trop·i·cal·ise.Related formstrop·i·cal·i·za·tion, noun
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
British Dictionary definitions for tropicalize
Derived Formstropicalization or tropicalisation, noun
- (tr) to adapt to tropical use, temperatures, etc
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