Definitions for contextualizekənˈtɛks tʃu əˌlaɪz

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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. contextualize(Verb)

    To place something or someone in a particular context.

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