\\-ˌnīz\ transitive verb (-ed/-ing/-s)
Usage: often capitalized
1. : to cause to acquire traits distinctive of Australians
2. : to cause to become devoted to Australia
3. : to naturalize as an Australian

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  • Australianize — /aw strayl yeuh nuyz /, v.t., v.i., Australianized, Australianizing. to make or become Australian in speech, manners, practices, etc. Also, esp. Brit., Australianise. [1880 85; AUSTRALIAN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

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