Pronunciation: (bu-nal'īz, -nä'līz, bān'l-īz"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/banalize.html on line 73 [key]
—v.t., -ized, -iz•ing.
to render or make banal; trivialize: Television has often been accused of banalizing even the most serious subjects. Also, esp. Brit.,ba•nal'ise.
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