Americanize

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EtymologyEdit

American +‎ -ize; first attested in 1797.

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VerbEdit

Americanize (third-person singular simple present Americanizes, present participle Americanizing, simple past and past participle Americanized)

  1. (US, Canada) To make American, as to custom, culture, or style of the United States of America.
  2. (US, Canada) To localize a medium for sale or use in the United States.

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Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 23:15