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synonymize

(sĭ-nŏn′ə-mīz′)
tr.v. synony·mized, synony·mizing, synony·mizes
To analyze or provide the synonyms of (a word or taxon).
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See both inappropriately synonymize Emys stenops Spix 1824:12, and only Mertens (1970:19) inappropriately synonymize Platemys miliusii Dumeril and Bibron 1835:431 with Emys nasuta Schweigger 1812:298.
jamaicensis are sympatric, strengthening our argument for the recognition of this form as a good species." Mayhe-Nunes & Brandao (2007) did not synonymize the subspecies T.
There are numerous species with similar genitalia that I am hesitant to synonymize since their size, the shape of the abdomen, or their coloration may differ.
Other variations included "offroad" and "nonroad." This tidbit influenced how I created search strings and how I referred to the phrase throughout the final report; I opted to consistently use the term "off-road." Whether a web search engine or a subscription database's search platform synonymizes the hyphen and non-hyphen versions of a word or phrase is unique to that source.
Since the first edition of Black's, "piracy" also has had a secondary definition that synonymizes piracy with IP theft.
The theory is that in an era that synonymizes copyright with absolute and complete control over digital content, mergers or alliances between content companies (like Gemstar TV Guide, which owns the magazine) and electronic companies (like Macrovision) may restrict any use that is not explicitly paid for or allowed.