apostrophize

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apostrophe +‎ -ize

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apostrophize (third-person singular simple present apostrophizes, present participle apostrophizing, simple past and past participle apostrophized)

  1. (transitive) To address using the form of rhetoric called the apostrophe.
  2. To add one or more apostrophe characters to text to indicate missing letters.

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