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revolutionize

rev·o·lu·tion·ize

revolutionize

pronunciation:
re v lu sh naIz
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: revolutionized, revolutionizes, revolutionizing
definition 1: to radically alter; transform.
The invention of the microchip revolutionized the field of computer technology.
 
definition 2: to subject to political or social revolution.
derivation: revolutionizer (n.)