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verb [transitive]     personalize pronunciation in British English
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present tense
present participlepersonalizing
past tensepersonalized
past participlepersonalized
  1. 1
    to make an argument, issue, or subject deal mainly with individual people and their characters rather than with general facts

    A news editor should not personalize current events.

  2. 2
    to make or change something so that it is especially suitable for a particular person

    The software allows us to personalize client letters.

  3. 3
    [usually passive] to mark something with someone’s name or initials, or with a special decoration, in order to show who owns it

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     personalization pronunciation in British English
/ˌpɜː(r)s(ə)nəlaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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