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francize

[fran-sahyz] /ˈfræn saɪz/
verb (used with object), francized, francizing. Canadian.
1.
to force to adopt French customs and the French language.
Also, especially British, francise.
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francization, noun
francizer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for francise

francize

/ˈfrænsaɪz/
verb
1.
(Canadian) to make or become French-speaking
Derived Forms
francization, francisation, noun
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