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verb (used with object), u·nit·ized, u·nit·iz·ing.
  1. to form or combine into one unit, as by welding parts together: a car with a unitized body.
  2. to divide or separate into units.
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Also especially British, u·nit·ise.

Origin of unitize

First recorded in 1840–50; unit + -ize
Related formsu·nit·i·za·tion, nounu·nit·iz·er, noun
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Historical Examples of unitizing

  • There are, at the same time, other unitizing conceptions of the god-idea.

    The Continental Monthly, Vol. 3, No. 1 January 1863


  • Thus does the unitizing element of government gather strength with the progress of political movement.

British Dictionary definitions for unitizing



verb (tr) finance
  1. to convert (an investment trust) into a unit trust
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Derived Formsunitization or unitisation, noun
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