romanisation

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Romanize or Romanise (ˈrəʊməˌnaɪz)
 
vb
1.  (tr) to impart a Roman Catholic character to (a ceremony, practice, etc)
2.  (intr) to be converted to Roman Catholicism
3.  (tr) to transcribe or transliterate (a language) into the Roman alphabet
4.  to make Roman in character, allegiance, style, etc
 
Romanise or Romanise
 
vb
 
Romani'zation or Romanise
 
n
 
Romani'sation or Romanise
 
n

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