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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Adopt for use by the army; Lend a character of armed forces to (a country), as by building up a force.

Usage examples (37)
  • militarize Germany again after the war
  • militarize the Civil Service
  • Opponents of missile defense charge that a space layer would somehow "militarize" space.
  • While emphasizing that he does not want to "militarize" the border, Obama called it for more
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