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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

con•tex•tu•al•izekənˈtɛks tʃu əˌlaɪz(v.t.)-ized, -iz•ing.

  1. to put (a linguistic element, an action, etc.) in a context, esp. one that is characteristic or appropriate, as for purposes of study.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

Origin of contextualize:

1930–35

con•tex`tu•al•i•za′tion(n.)

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  1. contextualization(Noun)

    the act or process of putting information into context; making sense of information from the situation or location in which the information was found.

  2. Origin: From con- "together" and textual "of a written document".

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