Unitize
Unitize \U"nit*ize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Unitized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Unitizing}.] To reduce to a unit, or one whole; to form into a unit; to unify. [1913 Webster]

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  • unitize — u•nit•ize [[t]ˈyu nɪˌtaɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing 1) cvb to form or combine into one unit, as by welding parts together 2) cvb to divide or separate into units • Etymology: 1840–50 u nit•i•za′tion, n. u′nit•iz er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • Unitized — Unitize U nit*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Unitized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Unitizing}.] To reduce to a unit, or one whole; to form into a unit; to unify. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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