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verb [transitive] politicize pronunciation in British English /pəˈlɪtɪsaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypoliticize
he/she/itpoliticizes
present participlepoliticizing
past tensepoliticized
past participlepoliticized
  1. 2
    to make someone more interested and involved in politics
    In the 1960s, we successfully politicized a whole generation of women.

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 politicize pronunciation in British English /pəˌlɪtɪsaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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