transitive verb (-fied; -fying) Date: 1940 to rid of Nazism and its influencedenazification noun

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  • denazify — [dē nät′sə fī΄] vt. denazified, denazifying to rid of Nazi elements or influences denazification n …   English World dictionary

  • denazify — denazification, n. /dee nah tseuh fuy , nat seuh /, v.t., denazified, denazifying. to rid of Nazism or Nazi influences. [1940 45; DE + NAZI + FY] * * * …   Universalium

  • denazify — v. remove Nazism and it s influence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • denazify — de·na·zi·fy …   English syllables

  • denazify — de•na•zi•fy [[t]diˈnɑ tsəˌfaɪ, ˈnæt sə [/t]] v. t. fied, fy•ing gov to rid of Nazism or Nazi influences • Etymology: 1940–45 de•na zi•fi•ca′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • denazify — verb free from Nazi ideology or detach from Nazi allegiance Germany was denazified after WW II The highest judges were never denazified • Ant: ↑nazify • Derivationally related forms: ↑denazification • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • entnazifizieren — ent|na|zi|fi|zie|ren 〈V. tr.; hat〉 1. als ehemaligen Nationalsozialisten überprüfen u. gegebenenfalls bestrafen 2. von nationalsozialist. Einflüssen u. Mitarbeitern befreien (Beamtenschaft, Betriebe) [→ denazifizieren] * * * ent|na|zi|fi|zie|ren… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • denazification — noun see denazify …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Denazification — Workers removing the signage from a former Adolf Hitler Street A swastika at the Nazi party rally grounds being blown to pieces, as …   Wikipedia

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