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tr.v. styl·ized, styl·iz·ing, styl·iz·es
To represent in or make conform to a particular style, especially when highly conventionalized or saliently artistic rather than naturalistic.
styl′i·za′tion (stī′lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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(tr) to give a conventional or established stylistic form to
ˌstyliˈzation, ˌstyliˈsation n
ˈstylizer, ˈstyliser n
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v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to design in or cause to conform to a particular or conventionalized style, as of representation in art.
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Past participle: stylized
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|Verb||1.||stylize - represent according to a conventional style; "a stylized female head"|
artistic creation, artistic production, art - the creation of beautiful or significant things; "art does not need to be innovative to be good"; "I was never any good at art"; "he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully"
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