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“generalize” in British English

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generalizeverb [ I ]

UK usually generalise uk /ˈdʒen.ər.əl.aɪz/ us /ˈdʒen.ər.əl.aɪz/

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

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generalizeverb [ I ]

us /ˈdʒen·rəˌlɑɪz, -ə·rə-/

to make a statement that relates to many people, things, or conditions, esp. when based on limited facts:

You can’t generalize about a continent as varied as Africa.

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