Meaning of “passivize” in the English Dictionary

"passivize" in British English

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passivizeverb [ T ]

specialized UK usually passivise uk /ˈpæs.ɪ.vaɪz/ us /ˈpæs.ɪ.vaɪz/

to change a verb or sentence into the passive

passivization
noun [ U or C ] UK usually passivisation uk /ˌpæs.ɪ.vaɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌpæs.ɪ.vəˈzeɪ.ʃən/

the process of changing a verb or sentence into the passive

(Definition of “passivize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)