From Cheshire (cat), the cat which disappeared leaving only its smile, and suffix -ization. Coined by linguist James Matisoff in 1991.
"cheshirization." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 18 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/cheshirization>.
cheshirization. (n.d.). Retrieved October 18th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/cheshirization
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