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Sinicize

[sin-uh-sahyz] /ˈsɪn əˌsaɪz/
verb (used with object), Sinicized, Sinicizing.
1.
to make Chinese in character or bring under Chinese influence.
Also, especially British, Sinicise.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; Sinic (see Sinicism) + -ize
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Sinicization
[sin-uh-suh-zey-shuh n] /ˌsɪn ə səˈzeɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA),
noun
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