uniformize

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uniform +‎ -ize

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uniformize (third-person singular simple present uniformizes, present participle uniformizing, simple past and past participle uniformized)

  1. (transitive) To make uniform; to make the same throughout.
    • 2004, Toivo Miljan, Historical Dictionary of Estonia[1], →ISBN, page 294:
      [] who in vivid contrast to Kabin pursued a deliberate policy of Russification and uniformization with the rest of the Soviet Union.
  2. (mathematics) To carry out a process of uniformization, by which a multiple-valued function on a Riemann surface is converted to a single-valued function.
    • 2000, Ludwig Bieberbach, Conformal Mapping[2], →ISBN, page 198:
      It is clear that these functions are also the only ones to be uniformized by the simple mapping of the Riemann surface, for of course any function that is single-valued in t must have been, before the mapping, a single-valued function on the Riemann surface.

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uniformize

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of uniformizar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of uniformizar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of uniformizar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of uniformizar