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Graecize

[gree-sahyz] /ˈgri saɪz/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), Graecized, Graecizing. Chiefly British
1.
Also, Graecise.
Related forms
Graecism, noun
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Graecize

/ˈɡriːsaɪz/
verb
1.
another word for Hellenize
Word Origin
C17: from Latin graecizāre to imitate the Greeks, from Greek graikizein
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