Definition of spatialize in English:


(also spatialise)


  • See spatial

    • ‘They failed to explore how these groups were simultaneously locally spatialized and globally connected.’
    • ‘From long shot to close up, cinema spatialises time with different kinds of visual sequencing.’
    • ‘His leisurely paced Mozart allowed for all the notes to be heard and was well spatialized.’
    • ‘The discourse thus spatializes the subject in a much more decisive fashion than does ‘natural’ geography.’
    • ‘Maps were not only metaphors for any spatialized knowledge, they also marked the boundaries past which intellectual inquiry had not yet pushed.’