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homogenize

 [ho-moj´ĕ-nīz]
to convert into material that is of uniform quality or consistency throughout; to render homogeneous.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ho·mog·e·nize

(hō-moj'ĕ-nīz),
To make homogeneous.
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