commercialize

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commercial +‎ -ize

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commercialize (third-person singular simple present commercializes, present participle commercializing, simple past and past participle commercialized)

  1. (transitive) to apply business methodology to something in order to profit
  2. (transitive) to exploit something for maximum financial gain, sometimes by sacrificing quality

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