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verb [transitive]     familiarize pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlefamiliarizing
past tensefamiliarized
past participlefamiliarized
  1. to make someone learn or experience something so that they know about it
    familiarize someone/yourself with something:

    It’s my job to familiarize new employees with office procedures.

    I need to familiarize myself with the subject first.

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     familiarization pronunciation in British English
/fəˌmɪliəraɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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