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mac·ad·am·ize

 (mə-kăd′ə-mīz′)
tr.v. mac·ad·am·ized, mac·ad·am·iz·ing, mac·ad·am·iz·es
To construct or pave (a road) with macadam.

mac·ad′am·i·za′tion (-ə-mĭ-zā′shən) n.
mac·ad′am·iz′er n.
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macadamize

(məˈkædəˌmaɪz) or

macadamise

vb
(Civil Engineering) (tr) to construct or surface (a road) with macadam
macˌadamiˈzation, macˌadamiˈsation n
macˈadamˌizer, macˈadamˌiser n
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mac•ad•am•ize

(məˈkæd əˌmaɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to pave by compacting broken stone, often with asphalt or tar.
[1815–25]
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macadamize


Past participle: macadamized
Gerund: macadamizing

Imperative
macadamize
macadamize
Present
I macadamize
you macadamize
he/she/it macadamizes
we macadamize
you macadamize
they macadamize
Preterite
I macadamized
you macadamized
he/she/it macadamized
we macadamized
you macadamized
they macadamized
Present Continuous
I am macadamizing
you are macadamizing
he/she/it is macadamizing
we are macadamizing
you are macadamizing
they are macadamizing
Present Perfect
I have macadamized
you have macadamized
he/she/it has macadamized
we have macadamized
you have macadamized
they have macadamized
Past Continuous
I was macadamizing
you were macadamizing
he/she/it was macadamizing
we were macadamizing
you were macadamizing
they were macadamizing
Past Perfect
I had macadamized
you had macadamized
he/she/it had macadamized
we had macadamized
you had macadamized
they had macadamized
Future
I will macadamize
you will macadamize
he/she/it will macadamize
we will macadamize
you will macadamize
they will macadamize
Future Perfect
I will have macadamized
you will have macadamized
he/she/it will have macadamized
we will have macadamized
you will have macadamized
they will have macadamized
Future Continuous
I will be macadamizing
you will be macadamizing
he/she/it will be macadamizing
we will be macadamizing
you will be macadamizing
they will be macadamizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been macadamizing
you have been macadamizing
he/she/it has been macadamizing
we have been macadamizing
you have been macadamizing
they have been macadamizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been macadamizing
you will have been macadamizing
he/she/it will have been macadamizing
we will have been macadamizing
you will have been macadamizing
they will have been macadamizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been macadamizing
you had been macadamizing
he/she/it had been macadamizing
we had been macadamizing
you had been macadamizing
they had been macadamizing
Conditional
I would macadamize
you would macadamize
he/she/it would macadamize
we would macadamize
you would macadamize
they would macadamize
Past Conditional
I would have macadamized
you would have macadamized
he/she/it would have macadamized
we would have macadamized
you would have macadamized
they would have macadamized
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.macadamize - surface with macadammacadamize - surface with macadam; "macadam the road"
coat, surface - put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
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Translations

macadamize

[məˈkædəmaɪz] VTmacadamizar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

macadamize

vtschottern, makadamisieren (spec)
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macadamize

[məˈkædəˌmaɪz] vtmacadamizzare
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
* Scotland's John Loudon McAdam, "macadamizer" of roads.