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citify

[ sit-i-fahy ]
/ 藞s瑟t 瑟藢fa瑟 /
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verb (used with object), cit路i路fied, cit路i路fy路ing.
to make into a city; urbanize.
to cause to conform to city habits, fashions, etc.
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Origin of citify

First recorded in 1860鈥65; city + -fy

OTHER WORDS FROM citify

cit路i路fi路ca路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for citify

citify

cityfy

/ (藞s瑟t瑟藢fa瑟) /

verb -fies, -fying or -fied (tr)
to cause to conform to or adopt the customs, habits, or dress of city people
to make urban

Derived forms of citify

citification or cityfication, noun
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