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Gallicize

[gal-uh-sahyz] /ˈgæl əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), Gallicized, Gallicizing. (sometimes lowercase)
1.
to make or become French in language, character, etc.
Also, especially British, gallicise.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; < Latin Gallic(us) Gallic + -ize
Related forms
Gallicization, noun
Gallicizer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Gallicize

Gallicize

/ˈɡælɪˌsaɪz/
verb
1.
to make or become French in attitude, language, etc
Derived Forms
Gallicization, Gallicisation, noun
Gallicizer, Galliciser, noun
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