fragmentize
transitive verb (-tized; -tizing) Date: 1815 fragment

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fragmentize — (Amer.) v. divide into fractions or segments; break into pieces; cause to break into pieces (also fragmentise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fragmentize — [frag′mən tīz΄] vt., vi. fragmentized, fragmentizing to break into fragments fragmentization n …   English World dictionary

  • fragmentize — fragmentization, n. fragmentizer, n. /frag meuhn tuyz /, v., fragmentized, fragmentizing. v.t. 1. to break (something) into fragments; break (something) apart. v.i. 2. to fall into fragments. Also, esp. Brit., fragmentise. [ …   Universalium

  • fragmentize — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To reduce or become reduced to pieces or components: break down, break up, crumble, decompose, disintegrate, dissolve, fragment. See CONTINUE, HELP …   English dictionary for students

  • fragmentize — frag·ment·ize …   English syllables

  • fragmentize — frag•ment•ize [[t]ˈfræg mənˌtaɪz[/t]] v. ized, iz•ing 1) to break into fragments 2) to fall into fragments • Etymology: 1805–15 frag ment•i•za′tion, n. frag′ment•iz er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • fragmentize — verb break or cause to break into pieces The plate fragmented • Syn: ↑break up, ↑fragment, ↑fragmentise • Derivationally related forms: ↑fragment, ↑fragment (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fragmentized — fragmentize (Amer.) v. divide into fractions or segments; break into pieces; cause to break into pieces (also fragmentise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fragmentizes — fragmentize (Amer.) v. divide into fractions or segments; break into pieces; cause to break into pieces (also fragmentise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fragmentizing — fragmentize (Amer.) v. divide into fractions or segments; break into pieces; cause to break into pieces (also fragmentise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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