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fic·tion·ize

 (fĭk′shə-nīz′)
tr.v. fic·tion·ized, fic·tion·iz·ing, fic·tion·iz·es
To fictionalize.

fic′tion·i·za′tion (-shə-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
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fictionize

verb
To impart a false character to (something) by alteration:
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In addition to the exhausted condition he was in, one of the doctors said he could not fictionize. Well, his story was so ridiculous in view of the circumstances that it is indicated that he himself was unfit to make a statement, and if he couldn't fictionize, his statement was not true.