Cantonize \Can"ton*ize\, v. i. To divide into cantons or small districts. [1913 Webster]

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  • cantonize — cantonization, n. /kan tn uyz , teuh nuyz , kan ton uyz/, v.t., cantonized, cantonizing. canton (def. 7). Also, esp. Brit., cantonise. [1595 1605; CANTON + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • cantonize — can·ton·ize …   English syllables

  • cantonize — ˈka(a)ntənˌīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: canton (I) + ize : canton 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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