Pronunciation: (pûr'su-nl-īz"), [key]
—v.t., -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to have marked with one's initials, name, or monogram: to personalize stationery.
2. to make personal, as by applying a general statement to oneself.
3. to ascribe personal qualities to; personify. Also, esp. Brit.,per'son•al•ise".
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