Mexicanize Mex"i*can*ize, prop. v. i. To become like the Mexicans, or their country or government. [1913 Webster]

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  • Mexicanize — Mex i*can*ize, prop. v. t. To cause to be like the Mexicans, or their country. Note: At one time this word referred to frequent revolutions of government, considered characteristic of Mexican politics. [1913 Webster +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mexicanize — Mexicanization, n. /mek si keuh nuyz /, v.t., v.i., Mexicanized, Mexicanizing. to make or become Mexican or like the Mexican, as in manner, customs, or dress. Also, esp. Brit., Mexicanise. [1840 50, Amer.; MEXICAN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • mexicanize — mex·i·can·ize …   English syllables

  • mexicanize — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷kəˌnīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Usage: often capitalized Etymology: mexican (I) + ize : to make Mexican in quality, traits, customs, or modes of conduct * * * Mexicanization, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chinese immigration to Mexico — Shop in Barrio Chino Mexico City with an image of Santa Muerte out front The history of Chinese immigration to Mexico spans the decades between the 1880s and the 1980s. Between the years 1880 and 1910, during the term of President Porfirio Díaz,… …   Wikipedia

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