Etymology
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dramatize (v.)

1780s, "to adopt for the stage," see drama (Greek stem dramat-) + -ize. Meaning "to express or manifest dramatically" is from 1823. Related: Dramatized; dramatizing.

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dramatization (n.)

"a dramatic representation; conversion into drama," 1796, from dramatize + noun ending -ation.

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