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Overview of verb civilize

The verb civilize has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. educate, school, train, cultivate, civilize, civilise

(teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment; "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry")

2. civilize, civilise

(raise from a barbaric to a civilized state; "The wild child found wandering in the forest was gradually civilized")

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