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fic·tion·al·ize

 (fĭk′shə-nə-līz′)
tr.v. fic·tion·al·ized, fic·tion·al·iz·ing, fic·tion·al·iz·es
To treat as or make into fiction: "has fictionalized his people and their town, but we know they are real" (Harper's).

fic′tion·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
Translations

fictionalized

[ˈfɪkʃənəlaɪzd] ADJnovelado

fictionalized

[ˈfɪkʃənəˌlaɪzd] adjromanzato/a
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