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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To reduce to or organize according to a method; systematize.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To reduce to method or order; to arrange in an orderly or systematic manner.
  • v. To make someone orderly or methodical.
  • v. To convert someone to Methodism.
  • v. To talk Methodistically.
  • v. To perform a theatrical role in accordance with the principles of method acting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To reduce to method; to dispose in due order; to arrange in a convenient manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To reduce to method; dispose in due order; arrange in a convenient manner.
  • To be methodical; use method.
  • Also spelled methodise.

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