prussianize

prussianize

[pruhsh-uh-nahyz]
verb (used with object), prussianized, prussianizing. (sometimes initial capital letter)
to make Prussian, as in character, method, organization, etc.
Also, especially British, prussianise.


Origin:
1860–65; Prussian + -ize

prussianization, noun
prussianizer, noun
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Prussianize or Prussianise (ˈprʌʃəˌnaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make Prussian in character, esp with respect to military matters
 
Prussianise or Prussianise
 
vb
 
Prussiani'zation or Prussianise
 
n
 
Prussiani'sation or Prussianise
 
n

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