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mediatize

[ mee-dee-uh-tahyz ]
/ 藞mi di 蓹藢ta瑟z /
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verb (used with object), me路di路a路tized, me路di路a路tiz路ing.
to annex (a principality) to another state, while allowing certain rights to its former sovereign.
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Also especially British, me路di路a路tise .

Origin of mediatize

1820鈥30; mediate + -ize, modeled on German mediatisieren

OTHER WORDS FROM mediatize

me路di路a路ti路za路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for mediatize

mediatize

mediatise

/ (藞mi藧d瑟蓹藢ta瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to annex (a state) to another state, allowing the former ruler to retain his title and some authority

Derived forms of mediatize

mediatization or mediatisation, noun

Word Origin for mediatize

C19: from French m茅diatiser; see mediate, -ize
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