Italianization

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from Italianize +‎ -ation.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪˌtæljənaɪˈzeɪʃən/

Noun[edit]

Italianization ‎(plural Italianizations)

  1. The conversion of a non-Italian culture to an Italian one.
  2. (linguistics) The process of adapting lexical elements from a foreign language to the Italian linguistic system.

Noun[edit]

Italianization ‎(uncountable)

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  1. (historical) The forced cultural and ethnic assimilation of minorities in the Kingdom of Italy during the Fascist government (1922-1943).
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