illegalise

illegalize

[ih-lee-guh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), illegalized, illegalizing.
to make illegal: They even wanted to illegalize smoking.
Also, especially British, illegalise.


Origin:
1810–20; illegal + -ize

illegalization, noun
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illegalize or illegalise (ɪˈliːɡəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make illegal
 
illegalise or illegalise
 
vb
 
illegali'zation or illegalise
 
n
 
illegali'sation or illegalise
 
n

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