noun see Arabize

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  • Arabization — (Arabic: تعريب ArabDIN|Taʿrīb ) describes a growing cultural influence on a non Arab area that gradually changes into one that speaks Arabic and/or incorporates Arab culture. It was most prominently achieved during the 7th century Arabian Muslim… …   Wikipedia

  • Arabization — (Brit.) n. acquiring Arab customs or culture; makinge something conform to Arab customs or culture; act of causing to acquire Arab customs or culture (also Arabisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Arabization —    The Arabization policy was the objective of postcolonial governments in North Africa or the so called Arab Maghrib, and it remains a contested issue down to the present day. The long historical process that has made Arabic the dominant and… …   Historical dictionary of the berbers (Imazighen)

  • Arabization — See Arabize. * * * …   Universalium

  • Arabization — noun a) that which has been Arabized b) the process of Arabizing …   Wiktionary

  • arabization — ar·ab·i·za·tion …   English syllables

  • arabization — ˌarəbə̇ˈzāshən noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : the act or process of arabizing or of being arabized * * * arabizāˈtion or arabisāˈtion noun • • • Main Entry: ↑Arab …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arabize — Arabization, n. /ar euh buyz /, v.t., v.i., Arabized, Arabizing. to place or come under Arab influence or domination: Middle Eastern countries began to Arabize their oil industries. Also, esp. Brit., Arabise. [1880 85; ARAB + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Islamization — Part of the Politics series on Islamism …   Wikipedia

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