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English verb: melanize

1. melanize (change) convert into, or infiltrate with melanin


Synonymsmelanise


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)convert

2. melanize (change) make or become black


SamplesThe smoke blackened the ceiling.
The ceiling blackened.


Synonymsblack, blacken, melanise, nigrify


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)color, colour, discolor, discolour


Antonymswhite, whiten









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