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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; Make into a citizen; Make more lifelike; Adopt to another place.

Usage examples (34)
  • We use the term naturalize, that is, to make natural born, in the same sense.
  • One way to naturalize is to toss the bulbs in the air, and then plant them where they fall.
  • In almost every aspect of my life I feel the need to reevaluate and further "naturalize" my way of living.
  • What's next … is he going to "naturalize" the vasectomy?! sign up by email. for more
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