tr.v. math·e·ma·tized, math·e·ma·tiz·ing, math·e·ma·tiz·es
To treat or regard mathematically.

math′e·ma·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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(ˌmæθɪmətaɪˈzeɪʃən) or


(Mathematics) the act of interpreting or expressing mathematically, or the state of being considered or explained mathematically
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