v. har·mo·nized, har·mo·niz·ing, har·mo·niz·es
1. To bring or come into agreement or harmony.
2. Music To provide harmony for (a melody).
1. To be in agreement; be harmonious. See Synonyms at correspond.
2. Music To sing or play in harmony.
harmo·ni·zation (-nĭ-zāshən) n.
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