Pronunciation: (nov'u-līz"), [key]
—v.t., -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to put into the form of a novel: He tried to novelize one of Shakespeare's plays.
2. to make fictional; fictionalize. Also, esp. Brit.,nov'el•ise".
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