verb (used with or without object), Mex·i·can·ized, Mex·i·can·iz·ing.
to make or become Mexican or like the Mexican, as in manner, customs, or dress.
Also especially British, Mex·i·can·ise.
Origin of Mexicanize
1840–50, Americanism; mexican + -ize
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