creolized

[kree-uh-lahyzd]
adjective
(of a language) formerly a pidgin but now the native language of a group of speakers, with consequent enrichment of the vocabulary by borrowing and creation.

Origin:
1875–80; creolize + -ed2

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creolize

[kree-uh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), creolized, creolizing.
1.
to render (a language) creolized.
verb (used without object), creolized, creolizing.
2.
to become creolized.
Also, especially British, creolise.


Origin:
1810–20; Creole + -ize

creolization, noun
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creolized or creolised (ˈkriːəˌlaɪzd)
 
adj
(of a language) incorporating a considerable range of features from one or more unrelated languages, as the result of contact between language communities
 
creolised or creolised
 
adj

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When the jargon has become the only language of the subject group, it isa creolized language.
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