bastardization

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bastard +‎ -ization

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bastardization (countable and uncountable, plural bastardizations)

  1. A degradation of a language caused by the passage of time or geographical remoteness.
  2. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) Activities involving harassment, abuse or humiliation used as a way of initiating a person into a group.

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