nicotinize


nicotinize
/nik"euh tee nuyz', nik'euh tee"nuyz/, v.t., nicotinized, nicotinizing.
to drug or impregnate with nicotine.
Also, esp. Brit., nicotinise.
[1860-65; NICOTINE + -IZE]

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  • nicotinize — tēˌnīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: nicotin (from nicotine) + ize : to drug with nicotine * * * /nik euh tee nuyz , nik euh tee nuyz/, v.t., nicotinized, nicotinizing. to drug or impregnate with nicotine. Also, esp. Brit., nicotinise …   Useful english dictionary

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