Meaning of “revolutionize” in the English Dictionary

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"revolutionize" in British English

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revolutionizeverb [ T ]

UK usually revolutionise uk /ˌrev.əˈluː.ʃən.aɪz/ us /ˌrev.əˈluː.ʃən.aɪz/

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

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revolutionizeverb [ T ]

us /ˌrev·əˈlu·ʃəˌnɑɪz/

to produce a very great or complete change in something:

Newton’s discoveries revolutionized physics.

(Definition of “revolutionize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"revolutionize" in Business English

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revolutionizeverb [ T ]

UK also revolutionise uk /ˌrevəlˈuːʃənaɪz/ us

to make a big change or improvement to the way something works or looks, or to the way that people do a particular activity:

Credit scores revolutionized the borrowing process by allowing lenders to make faster, more objective decisions about a person's ability to repay.
Electronic cash systems have revolutionized the way that people around the world pay for goods and services.
revolutionize an industry/business/workplace The company has invested $200 million, in a move aimed at revolutionizing the electric car industry.

(Definition of “revolutionize” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)