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miniaturize

min·i·a·tur·ize

miniaturize

 
pronunciation:
mI ni ch raIz [or] mI n ch raIz
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: miniaturized, miniaturizes, miniaturizing
definition 1: to make extremely compact or small, esp. in order to reduce volume or weight, or increase efficiency in other ways.
definition 2: to make a very small replica of.
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derivation: miniaturization (n.)
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