Definition of axiomatize in English:


Line breaks: axi¦oma|tize
Pronunciation: /ˌaksɪˈɒmətʌɪz
(also axiomatise)


[with object]
  • Express (a theory) as a set of axioms: the attempts that are made to axiomatize linguistics
    More example sentences
    • Many other mathematicians attempted to axiomatise set theory.
    • Rather it prompted him to make the first attempt to axiomatise set theory and he began this task in 1905.
    • Italian mathematician Giuseppe Peano axiomatized the mathematical theory of natural numbers.

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