Pronunciation: (prī-ôr'i-tīz", -or'-), [key]
—v., -tized, -tiz•ing.
1. to arrange or do in order of priority: learning to prioritize our assignments.
2. to give a high priority to.
to organize or deal with something according to its priority. Also, esp. Brit.,pri•or'i•tise".
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