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Overview of verb naturalize

The verb naturalize has 5 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) naturalize, naturalise

(make into a citizen; "The French family was naturalized last year")

2. naturalize

(explain with reference to nature)

3. naturalize, naturalise

(adopt to another place; "The stories had become naturalized into an American setting")

4. naturalize, naturalise

(make more natural or lifelike)

5. domesticate, cultivate, naturalize, naturalise, tame

(adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil")

Overview of adj naturalized

The adj naturalized has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) established, naturalized

(introduced from another region and persisting without cultivation)

2. naturalized, naturalised

(planted so as to give an effect of wild growth; "drifts of naturalized daffodils") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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