from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To differentiate or categorize according to race.
- transitive v. To impose a racial character or context on.
- transitive v. To perceive or experience in racial terms: "It is impossible to be an American and not racialize how you feel” ( Cornell West).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To categorize or treat in racial terms
racial + -ize (Wiktionary)