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revolutionize (v.)

1797, "to cause (a state, etc.) to undergo a (political) revolution, effect a change in the political constitution of;" see revolution + -ize. Transferred sense of "change a thing completely and fundamentally, effect radical change in" is by 1799. Related: Revolutionized; revolutionizing.

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Definitions of revolutionize

revolutionize (v.)
change radically;
E-mail revolutionized communication in academe
Synonyms: revolutionise / overturn
revolutionize (v.)
overthrow by a revolution, of governments;
revolutionize (v.)
fill with revolutionary ideas;
Synonyms: revolutionise / inspire
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