obelize

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ob·e·lize

 (ŏb′ə-līz′)
tr.v. ob·e·lized, ob·e·liz·ing, ob·e·liz·es
To mark or annotate with an obelus.

[Greek obelizein, from obelos, obelus.]
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obelize

(ˈɒbɪˌlaɪz) or

obelise

vb
(tr) to mark (a word or passage) with an obelus
[C17: from Greek obelizein]
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obelize


Past participle: obelized
Gerund: obelizing

Imperative
obelize
obelize
Present
I obelize
you obelize
he/she/it obelizes
we obelize
you obelize
they obelize
Preterite
I obelized
you obelized
he/she/it obelized
we obelized
you obelized
they obelized
Present Continuous
I am obelizing
you are obelizing
he/she/it is obelizing
we are obelizing
you are obelizing
they are obelizing
Present Perfect
I have obelized
you have obelized
he/she/it has obelized
we have obelized
you have obelized
they have obelized
Past Continuous
I was obelizing
you were obelizing
he/she/it was obelizing
we were obelizing
you were obelizing
they were obelizing
Past Perfect
I had obelized
you had obelized
he/she/it had obelized
we had obelized
you had obelized
they had obelized
Future
I will obelize
you will obelize
he/she/it will obelize
we will obelize
you will obelize
they will obelize
Future Perfect
I will have obelized
you will have obelized
he/she/it will have obelized
we will have obelized
you will have obelized
they will have obelized
Future Continuous
I will be obelizing
you will be obelizing
he/she/it will be obelizing
we will be obelizing
you will be obelizing
they will be obelizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been obelizing
you have been obelizing
he/she/it has been obelizing
we have been obelizing
you have been obelizing
they have been obelizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been obelizing
you will have been obelizing
he/she/it will have been obelizing
we will have been obelizing
you will have been obelizing
they will have been obelizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been obelizing
you had been obelizing
he/she/it had been obelizing
we had been obelizing
you had been obelizing
they had been obelizing
Conditional
I would obelize
you would obelize
he/she/it would obelize
we would obelize
you would obelize
they would obelize
Past Conditional
I would have obelized
you would have obelized
he/she/it would have obelized
we would have obelized
you would have obelized
they would have obelized
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The line was obelised by Zenodotus `[GREEK TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]', `on the grounds that the meaning is silly', Aristonicus retorting that it must not, however, be read in isolation, but together with the previous lines (Erbse [1969], 43.10-12).
In his apparatus Briscoe lists six attempts which have been made to emend the obelised passage.