Definitions

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  • v. To render parochial; to form into parishes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To render parochial; to form into parishes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To render parochial; form into parishes. Also spelled parochialise.

Etymologies

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parochial +‎ -ize

Examples

  • I must parochialize a bit afterward, but you shan't be much victimized. '

    Robert Elsmere

  • A cosmopolitanism oriented by varieties of cultural practice in a globalized world makes theoretical room for a critique of secularism, or more specifically allows us to parochialize secular theoretical assumptions, whereas a cosmopolitanism organized by a dialectic of the universal and the particular remains within a modern problematic that tends to validate secular theoretical assumptions. [

    Introduction

  • You have to listen carefully to what he says and not parochialize him into a single system.”

    Billionaire with a Cause

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