Definition of majorize in English:

majorize

(also majorise)

verb

  • with object Mathematics. Of a function, set element, etc.: to dominate or have precedence over (another mathematical entity of the same type) according to a particular criterion (especially one which defines a partial ordering).

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From major + -ize.

Pronunciation

majorize

/ˈmeɪdʒərʌɪz/