[ ri-puhb-li-kuh-nahyz ]
/ rɪˈpʌb lɪ kəˌnaɪz /
verb (used with object), re·pub·li·can·ized, re·pub·li·can·iz·ing.
to make republican.
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Also especially British, re·pub·li·can·ise .
Origin of republicanize
OTHER WORDS FROM republicanizere·pub·li·can·i·za·tion, nounre·pub·li·can·iz·er, noun
Words nearby republicanize
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British Dictionary definitions for republicanize
/ (rɪˈpʌblɪkəˌnaɪz) /
(tr) to make republican
Derived forms of republicanizerepublicanization or republicanisation, noun
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