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To adjust or calculate so as to reflect a rate that is based on a full year: offers a rate that is annualized at six percent.
annualize (ˈænjʊəˌlaɪz) or
(tr) to convert (a rate of interest) to an annual rate when it is quoted for a period of less than a year: credit card companies are obliged to quote an annualized percentage rate to borrowers.
an•nu•al•ize (ˈæn yu əˌlaɪz)
v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to calculate for or as if for an entire year. v.i.
2. to become annualized.
Past participle: annualized
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