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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.
synonymize Phrynops geoffroana (Wagler 1830:plate 5, =Phrynops hilarii), as Phrynops geoffroyana, under Hydraspis (Phrynops) geoffroyana Buenos Ayres (=Dumeril and Bibron 1835:422, =Phrynops hilarii).
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.