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modernize or modernise (ˈmɒdəˌnaɪz)
1.  (tr) to make modern in appearance or style: to modernize a room
2.  (intr) to adopt modern ways, ideas, etc
modernise or modernise
moderni'zation or modernise
moderni'sation or modernise
'modernizer or modernise
'moderniser or modernise

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He is considered a moderniser who is interested in embracing new cultures and ideas.
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