abnormalize

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

abnormal +‎ -ize

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

abnormalize (third-person singular simple present abnormalizes, present participle abnormalizing, simple past and past participle abnormalized)

  1. (transitive) To make abnormal. [First attested in the late 19th century.][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 6
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