Definition of factorize in English:

factorize

(also factorise)

verb

Mathematics
  • (with reference to a number) resolve or be resolvable into factors:

    [with object] ‘all matrices can be factorized’
    [no object] ‘f factorizes completely into linear factors’
    • ‘In this paper we use the basic Sanderson and Marchini model for transtension where the bulk strain can easily be factorized into pure shear and simple shear components.’
    • ‘According to Poorter and Nagel, it can be factorized into two components.’

Pronunciation

factorize

/ˈfaktərʌɪz/