feudalize

feudalize

[fyood-l-ahyz]
verb (used with object), feudalized, feudalizing.
to make feudal; bring under the feudal system.
Also, especially British, feudalise.


Origin:
1820–30; feudal + -ize

feudalization, noun
antifeudalization, adjective, noun
defeudalize, verb (used with object), defeudalized, defeudalizing.
unfeudalize, verb (used with object), unfeudalized, unfeudalizing.
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feudalize or feudalise (ˈfjuːdəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make feudal; create feudal institutions in (a society)
 
feudalise or feudalise
 
vb
 
feudali'zation or feudalise
 
n
 
feudali'sation or feudalise
 
n

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