Definition of quintessentialize in US English:

quintessentialize

(also quintessentialise)

verb

  • with object To make quintessential; to refine or purify in the highest degree; to express the quintessence of (something).

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Lamb (1775–1834), essayist. From quintessential + -ize.

Pronunciation

quintessentialize

/ˌkwɪntɪˈsɛnʃ(ə)lʌɪz/