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lo·cal·ize

 (lō′kə-līz′)
v. lo·cal·ized, lo·cal·iz·ing, lo·cal·iz·es
v.tr.
1. To make local: decentralize and localize political authority.
2. To confine or restrict to a particular locality: localized the infection.
3. To attribute to a particular locality: sought to localize the origin of the rumor.
v.intr.
To become local, especially to become fixed in one area or part.

lo′cal·i·za′tion (-kə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

localize

(ˈləʊkəˌlaɪz) or

localise

vb
1. to make or become local in attitude, behaviour, etc
2. (tr) to restrict or confine (something) to a particular area or part
3. (tr) to assign or ascribe to a particular region
ˈlocalˌizable, ˈlocalˌisable adj
ˌlocaliˈzation, ˌlocaliˈsation n
ˈlocalˌizer, ˈlocalˌiser n

lo•cal•ize

(ˈloʊ kəˌlaɪz)

v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to confine or restrict to a particular place.
v.i.
2. to gather, collect, or concentrate in one locality.
[1785–95]
lo′cal•iz`a•ble, adj.
lo`cal•i•za′tion, n.

localize


Past participle: localized
Gerund: localizing

Imperative
localize
localize
Present
I localize
you localize
he/she/it localizes
we localize
you localize
they localize
Preterite
I localized
you localized
he/she/it localized
we localized
you localized
they localized
Present Continuous
I am localizing
you are localizing
he/she/it is localizing
we are localizing
you are localizing
they are localizing
Present Perfect
I have localized
you have localized
he/she/it has localized
we have localized
you have localized
they have localized
Past Continuous
I was localizing
you were localizing
he/she/it was localizing
we were localizing
you were localizing
they were localizing
Past Perfect
I had localized
you had localized
he/she/it had localized
we had localized
you had localized
they had localized
Future
I will localize
you will localize
he/she/it will localize
we will localize
you will localize
they will localize
Future Perfect
I will have localized
you will have localized
he/she/it will have localized
we will have localized
you will have localized
they will have localized
Future Continuous
I will be localizing
you will be localizing
he/she/it will be localizing
we will be localizing
you will be localizing
they will be localizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been localizing
you have been localizing
he/she/it has been localizing
we have been localizing
you have been localizing
they have been localizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been localizing
you will have been localizing
he/she/it will have been localizing
we will have been localizing
you will have been localizing
they will have been localizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been localizing
you had been localizing
he/she/it had been localizing
we had been localizing
you had been localizing
they had been localizing
Conditional
I would localize
you would localize
he/she/it would localize
we would localize
you would localize
they would localize
Past Conditional
I would have localized
you would have localized
he/she/it would have localized
we would have localized
you would have localized
they would have localized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.localize - identify the location or place of; "We localized the source of the infection"
situate, locate - determine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey; "Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space"; "Locate the boundaries of the property"
2.localize - concentrate on a particular place or spot; "The infection has localized in the left eye"
lie - be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
3.localize - restrict something to a particular area
draw - cause to localize at one point; "Draw blood and pus"
restrict - place under restrictions; limit access to; "This substance is controlled"
4.localize - locate; "The film is set in Africa"
stage, present, represent - perform (a play), especially on a stage; "we are going to stage `Othello'"

localize

verb
1. ascribe, specify, assign, pinpoint, narrow down Examine the area carefully in order to localize the most tender point.
2. restrict, limit, contain, concentrate, confine, restrain, circumscribe, delimit There was an attempt to localize the benefits of the university's output.
Translations
kotoistaalokalisoidapaikallistaa
ローカライズする地域化する

localize

[ˈləʊkəlaɪz] VTlocalizar

localize

[ˈləʊkəlaɪz] localise (British) vt (= locate) → localiser

localize

vt
(= detect)lokalisieren
this custom, once widespread, has now become very localizeddie einst weitverbreitete Sitte ist jetzt auf wenige Orte begrenzt

localize

[ˈləukəlaɪz] vtlocalizzare

localize

, locate
v. localizar.
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