Definition of Agatize

1. v. t. To convert into agate; to make resemble agate.



Definition of Agatize

1. Verb. To convert a living thing into the form of agate; to fossilize ¹

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Definition of Agatize

1. to cause to resemble agate [v -IZED, -IZING, -IZES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Agatize

agates
agateware
agatewares
agathism
agathodaemon
agathodaemons
agathodaimon
agathodaimons
agathodemon
agathodemons
agathokakological
agathological
agathology
agatiferous
agatine
agatize (current term)
agatized
agatizes
agatizing
agatoid
agaty
agave
agave family
agaves
agayn
agayne
agaynest
agaynst
agaze
agazed

Literary usage of Agatize

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1. A Catalogue of American Minerals, with Their Localities: Including All which by Samuel Robinson (1825)
"agatize,d Wood, of the Missouri, by yellow quartz, and by chalcedony, are distributed very plentifully along the shores of the Mississippi, ..."

2. Practical Orthography, Or, The Art of Teaching Spelling by Writing by William Bearcroft (1828)
"Corrections proposed, are marked with an interrogation point, thus, comprize ? IZE. ISE. Advertise, B. jcw Advise, B. jcw agatize, wi». ..."

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