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republicanize

[ ri-puhb-li-kuh-nahyz ]
/ r瑟藞p蕦b l瑟 k蓹藢na瑟z /
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verb (used with object), re路pub路li路can路ized, re路pub路li路can路iz路ing.
to make republican.
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Also especially British, re路pub路li路can路ise .

Origin of republicanize

1790鈥1800; <French r茅publicaniser, equivalent to r茅publicainrepublican + -iser-ize

OTHER WORDS FROM republicanize

re路pub路li路can路i路za路tion, nounre路pub路li路can路iz路er, noun
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How to use republicanize in a sentence

  • It has been a long and gradual process to thoroughly republicanize the American Protestant descendant of the ancient priesthood.

    Pages From an Old Volume of Life|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

British Dictionary definitions for republicanize

republicanize

republicanise

/ (r瑟藞p蕦bl瑟k蓹藢na瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to make republican

Derived forms of republicanize

republicanization or republicanisation, noun
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