republicanize

[ri-puhb-li-kuh-nahyz]

verb (used with object), re·pub·li·can·ized, re·pub·li·can·iz·ing.

to make republican.

Also especially British, re·pub·li·can·ise.

Origin of republicanize

1790–1800; < French républicaniser, equivalent to républicain republican + -iser -ize
Related formsre·pub·li·can·i·za·tion, nounre·pub·li·can·iz·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for republicanize

republicanize

republicanise

verb

(tr) to make republican
Derived Formsrepublicanization or republicanisation, noun
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