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  • n. The process by which something or someone (usually a word) is made more English. Usually applied to language or culture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See Anglicization, Anglicize.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of anglicizing; making English in appearance


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