-ificar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ificere, from faciō, facere (make).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ificar

  1. -ify, -fy

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Interlingua[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ificar

  1. Added to a noun root word, this forms a verb meaning to transform or convert the object of the verb into the root.
  2. Added to an adjectival root word, this forms a verb meaning to render/make (adjective) the object of the verb.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ficāre, from facere (to make; to do).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ificar

  1. -ify (forms verbs, from adjectives, indicating process of causing an object to gain the given characteristic)
    falso (false) + ‎-ificar → ‎falsificar (to falsify)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ificere, from faciō, facere (make).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ificar

  1. -ify, -fy (suffix to form verbs with the meaning of to turn into, to transform into)

Derived terms[edit]