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ho·mog·e·nize

 (hə-mŏj′ə-nīz′, hō-)
v. ho·mog·e·nized, ho·mog·e·niz·ing, ho·mog·e·niz·es
v.tr.
1. To make homogeneous.
2.
a. To reduce to particles and disperse throughout a fluid.
b. To make uniform in consistency, especially to render (milk) uniform in consistency by emulsifying the fat content.
v.intr.
To become homogenized.

[From homogeneous.]

ho·mog′e·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
ho·mog′e·niz′er n.

homogenized

(həˈmɒdʒəˌnaɪzd) or

homogenised

adj
censorious uniform; homogeneous; samey
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.homogenized - formed by blending unlike elements especially by reducing one element to particles and dispersing them throughout another substance
blended - combined or mixed together so that the constituent parts are indistinguishable
2.homogenized - made homogeneous
homogeneous, homogenous - all of the same or similar kind or nature; "a close-knit homogeneous group"
Translations

homogenized

[həˈmɒdʒənaɪzd] homogenised (British) adj [group, population, society] → uniformisé(e)homogenized milk homogenised milk (British) adjlait m homogénéisé
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