domesticize

World English Dictionary
domesticate or domesticize (dəˈmɛstɪˌkeɪt, dəˈmɛstɪˌsaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to bring or keep (wild animals or plants) under control or cultivation
2.  to accustom to home life
3.  to adapt to an environment: to domesticate foreign trees
 
domesticize or domesticize
 
vb
 
do'mesticable or domesticize
 
adj
 
domesti'cation or domesticize
 
n
 
do'mesticative or domesticize
 
adj
 
do'mesticator or domesticize
 
n

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