decreolize

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

de- +‎ creolize

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

decreolize (third-person singular simple present decreolizes, present participle decreolizing, simple past and past participle decreolized)

  1. (linguistics) To modify a language by converting creole elements into standard form
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 14:12