from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the act or process of barbarizing; an act that makes people primitive and uncivilized.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of rendering barbarous; a reduction to barbarism, or to a barbarous state: said of language, and of persons and communities. Also spelled barbarisation.

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

  • n. an act that makes people primitive and uncivilized


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