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English definition of “visualize”

visualize

verb [T] uk (UK usually visualise)   /ˈvɪʒ.u.əl.aɪz/ us  
to form a picture of someone or something in your mind, in order to imagine or remember them or it: I was so surprised when he turned up - I'd visualized someone much older.Imagining and conceiving
visualization
noun [U] uk formal (UK usually visualisation)   /ˌvɪʒ.u.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us  
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