civilianize

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

civilian +‎ -ize

Verb[edit]

civilianize (third-person singular simple present civilianizes, present participle civilianizing, simple past and past participle civilianized)

  1. To convert from military to civilian operation or control.
  2. To change the status of (a member of the armed forces) to that of a civilian.

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