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pep·tize

 (pĕp′tīz′)
tr.v. pep·tized, pep·tiz·ing, pep·tiz·es
To disperse (a precipitate) to form a colloid.

[Greek peptein, to digest; see pekw- in Indo-European roots + -ize.]

pep′ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
pep′tiz′er n.

peptize

(ˈpɛptaɪz) or

peptise

vb
(Chemistry) (tr) chem to disperse (a substance) into a colloidal state, usually to form a sol
ˈpeptizable, ˈpeptisable adj
ˌpeptiˈzation, ˌpeptiˈsation n
ˈpeptizer, ˈpeptiser n

pep•tize

(ˈpɛp taɪz)

v.t. -tized, -tiz•ing.
to disperse (a substance) into colloidal form, usu. in a liquid.
[1860–65; pept (one) + -ize]
pep•tiz′a•ble, adj.
pep`ti•za′tion, n.
pep′tiz•er, n.

peptize


Past participle: peptized
Gerund: peptizing

Imperative
peptize
peptize
Present
I peptize
you peptize
he/she/it peptizes
we peptize
you peptize
they peptize
Preterite
I peptized
you peptized
he/she/it peptized
we peptized
you peptized
they peptized
Present Continuous
I am peptizing
you are peptizing
he/she/it is peptizing
we are peptizing
you are peptizing
they are peptizing
Present Perfect
I have peptized
you have peptized
he/she/it has peptized
we have peptized
you have peptized
they have peptized
Past Continuous
I was peptizing
you were peptizing
he/she/it was peptizing
we were peptizing
you were peptizing
they were peptizing
Past Perfect
I had peptized
you had peptized
he/she/it had peptized
we had peptized
you had peptized
they had peptized
Future
I will peptize
you will peptize
he/she/it will peptize
we will peptize
you will peptize
they will peptize
Future Perfect
I will have peptized
you will have peptized
he/she/it will have peptized
we will have peptized
you will have peptized
they will have peptized
Future Continuous
I will be peptizing
you will be peptizing
he/she/it will be peptizing
we will be peptizing
you will be peptizing
they will be peptizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been peptizing
you have been peptizing
he/she/it has been peptizing
we have been peptizing
you have been peptizing
they have been peptizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been peptizing
you will have been peptizing
he/she/it will have been peptizing
we will have been peptizing
you will have been peptizing
they will have been peptizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been peptizing
you had been peptizing
he/she/it had been peptizing
we had been peptizing
you had been peptizing
they had been peptizing
Conditional
I would peptize
you would peptize
he/she/it would peptize
we would peptize
you would peptize
they would peptize
Past Conditional
I would have peptized
you would have peptized
he/she/it would have peptized
we would have peptized
you would have peptized
they would have peptized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.peptize - disperse in a medium into a colloidal state
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
separate - divide into components or constituents; "Separate the wheat from the chaff"
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