from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to transform an ordinal measure (where distance between points doesn't matter, just the ordering) into a cardinal one (where distance matters).
- v. To exalt to the office of a cardinal.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To exalt to the office of a cardinal.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To make a cardinal of.
- To make cardinal in color.
cardinal + -ize (Wiktionary)