Germanization
Germanization Ger`man*i*za"tion, n. The act of Germanizing. --M. Arnold. [1913 Webster]

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  • Germanization — (Amer.) Ger·man·i·za·tion || ‚dʒɜːmÉ™naɪ zeɪʃn n. act of Germanizing; adopting German traditions or habits; process of becoming German in character or conduct (also Germanisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • germanization — noun see germanize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Germanization — See Germanize. * * * …   Universalium

  • Germanization — noun a) The act of making something have more German characteristics. b) The adoption of German customs or culture See Also: Germanize …   Wiktionary

  • germanization — ger·man·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • germanization — ˌjərmənə̇ˈzāshən, ˌjə̄m , ˌjəim , ˌnīˈz noun ( s) Usage: often capitalized : the act or process of germanizing or the state of being germanized * * * Germanizāˈtion or Germanisāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑German …   Useful english dictionary

  • anti-Germanization — adj., n. * * * …   Universalium

  • Re-Germanization —    The term refers to Reinhard Heydrich’s plan to clear territory in German occupied western Poland for the purpose of resettling ethnic Germans in the eastern provinces. The objective necessitated the expulsion of Jews and Poles from their homes …   Historical dictionary of the Holocaust

  • anti-Germanization — adj., n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Germanize — Germanization, n. Germanizer, n. /jerr meuh nuyz /, v.t., v.i., Germanized, Germanizing. 1. to make or become German in character, sentiment, etc. 2. Archaic. to translate into German. Also, esp. Brit., Germanise. [1590 1600; GERMAN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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