become systemic and spread throughout the body; "this kind of infection generalizes throughout the immune system"
cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use; "They popularized coffee in Washington State"; "Relativity Theory was vulgarized by these authors"
draw from specific cases for more general cases
speak or write in generalities
not biologically differentiated or adapted to a specific function or environment; "the hedgehog is a primitive and generalized mammal"