Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search



canton +‎ -ize


cantonize (third-person singular simple present cantonizes, present participle cantonizing, simple past and past participle cantonized)

  1. (transitive) To divide into cantons or small districts.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for cantonize in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)