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v. ver·bal·ized, ver·bal·iz·ing, ver·bal·iz·es
1. To express in words: verbalized his displeasure.
2. Grammar To convert to use as a verb: verbalized the noun contact.
1. To express oneself in words.
2. To be verbose.

ver′bal·i·za′tion (-bə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
ver′bal·iz′er n.
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Noun1.verbalization - the words that are spoken in the activity of verbalizationverbalization - the words that are spoken in the activity of verbalization
choice of words, phraseology, wording, phrasing, verbiage, diction - the manner in which something is expressed in words; "use concise military verbiage"- G.S.Patton
2.verbalization - the activity of expressing something in words
activity - any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity"


1. The act or an instance of expressing in words:
2. The faculty, act, or product of speaking:
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Contract notice: supply, maintenance and extension of video protection and video verbalization systems
He said that stimulus could be taken away before the inflation target is seem, but weakened this verbalization by adding "in theory.
However, the operant approach cannot single-handedly explain how these verbalizations modify the client's behavior in extra-clinical settings where neither the verbalization nor the described operant have been reinforced.
We also argued that for narrative activity to function as a mediational means in fostering teacher professional development, it entails three interrelated and often overlapping functions: narrative as externalization, narrative as verbalization, and narrative as systematic examination.
Too much intellectualization and verbalization that opt to clarify, compare, rationalize, justify, quantify, postulate, etc.
We also have to be concerned with learning tactics, judgment, verbalization, situational awareness, strategic movement, non-lethal weapons, witness management and so on.
There are two main types of introspection which are distinguished from each other by the temporal distance between action and verbalization (Faerch & Kasper, 1987, p.
Each natural verbalization used by the child to produce a communication act was tallied and categorized as follows: 1) a functional word (i.
One of the big things that we want is to increase discourse in the classroom with a verbalization of the thought processes.
The main goal of these studies was to increase or decrease the frequency of a target behavior (usually a nonverbal behavior) by reinforcing either the antecedent verbalization or the correspondence between verbal reports and subsequent behavior (Baer et al.
Of the 15 components, six components would have the potential to help develop the math reasoning skills of students who struggle with math: explicit instruction, student verbalization of their reasoning, visual representations to solve word problems, use of heuristics, range and sequence of examples, and peer-assisted learning.
Motivation is an "ego-dynamic" process conceptualization a "strategic" one, and verbalization a "tactical" one.