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me·mo·ri·al·ize

 (mə-môr′ē-ə-līz′)
tr.v. me·mo·ri·al·ized, me·mo·ri·al·iz·ing, me·mo·ri·al·iz·es
1. To provide a memorial for; commemorate.
2. To present a memorial to; petition.

me·mo′ri·al·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
me·mo′ri·al·iz′er n.
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Noun1.memorialization - a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or somethingmemorialization - a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something
ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance - a formal event performed on a special occasion; "a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor"
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