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Florida +‎ -ize

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Floridize (third-person singular simple present Floridizes, present participle Floridizing, simple past and past participle Floridized)

  1. To make or become Floridian.
    • 1910, Edwin Lefèvre, “Flagler and Florida”, in Everybody's Magazine, volume 22, page 168:
      When you cross the Georgia line, you begin, subconsciously, to Floridize yourself.