Definition of extemporize in English:

extemporize

Line breaks: ex|tem¦por|ize
Pronunciation: /ɪkˈstɛmpərʌɪz
 
, ɛk-/
(also extemporise)

verb

[no object]

Derivatives

extemporization

Pronunciation: /-ˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
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  • At the premiere Handel gave an organ extemporisation on the fugal subject taken up by the choir.
  • These tunes go back to the very heart of extemporisation; the very root of Jazz itself.
  • Dickens, writing serially to the month as he did, clearly left much to his powers of extemporization.

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