universalize

[ yoo-nuh-vur-suh-lahyz ]
/ ˌyu nəˈvɜr səˌlaɪz /

verb (used with object), u·ni·ver·sal·ized, u·ni·ver·sal·iz·ing.

to make universal.
Also especially British, u·ni·ver·sal·ise.

Origin of universalize

First recorded in 1635–45; universal + -ize
Related formsu·ni·ver·sal·i·za·tion, nounu·ni·ver·sal·iz·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for universalize

universalize

universalise

/ (ˌjuːnɪˈvɜːsəˌlaɪz) /

verb

(tr) to make universal
Derived Formsuniversalization or universalisation, noun
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