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prussianize

[ pruhsh-uh-nahyz ]
/ 藞pr蕦蕛 蓹藢na瑟z /
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verb (used with object), prus路sian路ized, prus路sian路iz路ing.(sometimes initial capital letter)
to make Prussian, as in character, method, organization, etc.
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Also especially British, prus路sian路ise .

Origin of prussianize

First recorded in 1860鈥65; Prussian + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM prussianize

prus路sian路i路za路tion, nounprus路sian路iz路er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for prussianize

Prussianize

Prussianise

/ (藞pr蕦蕛蓹藢na瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to make Prussian in character, esp with respect to military matters

Derived forms of Prussianize

Prussianization or Prussianisation, noun
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