[ fyood-l-ahyz ]
/ ˈfyud lˌaɪz /
verb (used with object), feu·dal·ized, feu·dal·iz·ing.
Also especially British, feu·dal·ise.
Related formsfeu·dal·i·za·tion, nounan·ti·feu·dal·i·za·tion, adjective, nounde·feu·dal·ize, verb (used with object), de·feu·dal·ized, de·feu·dal·iz·ing.un·feu·dal·ize, verb (used with object), un·feu·dal·ized, un·feu·dal·iz·ing.
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Examples from the Web for feudalization
The mark or township, transformed by the process of feudalization, becomes the manor.
Thus the majority of the tribe had little or nothing to lose by the feudalization that was approaching.
British Dictionary definitions for feudalization
/ (ˈfjuːdəˌlaɪz) /
(tr) to make feudal; create feudal institutions in (a society)
Derived Formsfeudalization or feudalisation, noun
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