arborize

arborize
intransitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1847 to branch freely and repeatedly

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • arborize — (Amer.) v. be branched, branch out, resemble a tree, spread in a branching form like a tree (also arborise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arborize — verb branch out like trees nerve fibers arborize • Syn: ↑arborise • Derivationally related forms: ↑arbor (for: ↑arborise), ↑arbor • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • arborize — ar·bo·rize (ärʹbə rīz ) intr.v. ar·bo·rized, ar·bo·riz·ing, ar·bo·riz·es To have or produce branching formations, as the bronchial tubes of the lungs.   [From Latin arbor, tree.] * * * …   Universalium

  • arborize — To spread in a treelike branching pattern. * * * ar·bo·rize or Brit ar·bo·rise är bə .rīz vi, rized or Brit rised; riz·ing or Brit ris·ing to branch freely and repeatedly <the nerve fibers arborized> …   Medical dictionary

  • arborize — ar·bo·rize …   English syllables

  • arborize —   v.i.,v.t. take on or give tree like shape. arborization, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • arborized — arborize (Amer.) v. be branched, branch out, resemble a tree, spread in a branching form like a tree (also arborise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arborizes — arborize (Amer.) v. be branched, branch out, resemble a tree, spread in a branching form like a tree (also arborise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arborizing — arborize (Amer.) v. be branched, branch out, resemble a tree, spread in a branching form like a tree (also arborise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arborise — verb branch out like trees nerve fibers arborize • Syn: ↑arborize • Derivationally related forms: ↑arbor, ↑arbor (for: ↑arborize) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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