tr.v. an·a·lyzed, an·a·lyz·ing, an·a·lyz·es
1. To examine methodically by separating into parts and studying their interrelations.
2. Chemistry To make a chemical analysis of.
3. Mathematics To make a mathematical analysis of.
4. To psychoanalyze.
[Perhaps from French analyser, from analyse, analysis, from Greek analusis; see ANALYSIS.]
an′a·ly·zation (-lĭ-zāshən) n.
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