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Islamize

[is-luh-mahyz, iz-, is-lah-mahyz, iz-] /ˈɪs ləˌmaɪz, ˈɪz-, ɪsˈlɑ maɪz, ɪz-/
verb (used with object), Islamized, Islamizing.
1.
to convert to Islam.
2.
to bring into a state of harmony or conformity with the principles and teachings of Islam; give an Islamic character or identity to.
Also, especially British, Islamise.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; Islam + -ize
Related forms
Islamization, noun
Islamizer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for islamization

Islamize

/ˈɪzləˌmaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to convert to or bring under the influence of Islam
Derived Forms
Islamization, Islamisation, noun
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