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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Brining something up to date, or make it modern in style or function

Usage examples (36)
  • The modernization of Nigeria will be a long process
  • Still, it's a fine way to introduce kids to some great music, though perhaps not your youngest, as the modernization is a bit dark.
  • Second, the influence of Western European modernization is massive, deep, and ongoing.
  • Moreover, Medvedev's project of modernization is not at all limited to national issues. for more
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