Europeanize Eu`ro*pe"an*ize, v. t. To cause to become like the Europeans in manners or character; to habituate or accustom to European usages. [1913 Webster]

A state of society . . . changed and Europeanized. --Lubbock. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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