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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The process of allowing laymen to participate.

Usage examples (26)
  • Verb (used with object), : to laicize a school; to laicize the office of headmaster
  • And amid all the ideas and tendencies of "laicization" this protectorate continues to exist as relic and a right of
  • Domrémy is in the electoral district of Neufchâteau, and the elections of 1889 do not show that the 'laicization' policy has given the
  • Men's religious orders generally view laicization as a last resort. for more
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