de|sa|cral|i|za|tion

de|sa|cral|i|za|tion
de|sa|cral|i|za|tion «dee SAY kruh luh ZAY shuhn, -SAK ruh-», noun.
the act or process of desacralizing: »

Artists…demand the “desacralization” of art and condemn the worship of the art object by museums, collectors, dealers, and art lovers (New Yorker).


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  • sa|cral|i|za|tion — «SAY kruh luh ZAY shuhn, SAK ruh », noun. the act or process of sacralizing; sanctification …   Useful english dictionary

  • cral — de·sa·cral·i·za·tion; de·sa·cral·ize; ful·cral; in·vo·lu·cral; ad·am·bu·la·cral; …   English syllables

  • tion — ab·bre·vi·a·tion; ab·di·ca·tion; ab·duc·tion; ab·er·ra·tion; ab·er·ra·tion·al; ab·jec·tion; ab·junc·tion; ab·ju·ra·tion; ab·lac·ta·tion; ab·la·tion; ab·lu·tion; ab·mi·gra·tion; ab·ne·ga·tion; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom;… …   English syllables

  • desacralization — de·sa·cral·i·za·tion …   English syllables

  • de — de·magnetization; de·magnetize; de·mand·able; de·mand·ant; de·manganize; de·man·i·an; de·man·sia; de·man·toid; de·mar·cate; de·mar·ca·tion; de·mar·ca·tor; de·march; de·marche; de·mar·ga·rin·ate; de·mark; de·mast; de·materialize; de·mat·i·a·ce·ae; …   English syllables

  • sa — ab·sa·ro·ka; ab·scis·sa; ac·cu·sa·tion; ac·cu·sa·ti·val; ac·cu·sa·trix; ace·tyl·sa·lic·y·late; ac·o·la·pis·sa; ad·ver·sa·tive; af·to·sa; aglos·sa; ahim·sa; alo·sa; al·sa·tia; ama·ga·sa·ki; am·bas·sa·dor; am·bas·sa·do·ri·al; am·bas·sa·dor·ship;… …   English syllables

  • za — ab·so·lut·i·za·tion; ac·cli·ma·ti·za·tion; acet·y·li·za·tion; achro·ma·ti·za·tion; ac·id·i·za·tion; ac·tu·al·i·za·tion; aero·sol·i·za·tion; af·ri·can·i·za·tion; ag·ro·my·za; akhund·za·da; al·bi·ti·za·tion; al·car·ra·za; al·dol·i·za·tion;… …   English syllables

  • desacralize — de•sa•cral•ize [[t]diˈseɪ krəˌlaɪz, ˈsæk rə [/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing rel to remove the sacredness from; secularize • Etymology: 1910–15 de•sa cral•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • sacralize — sa•cral•ize [[t]ˈseɪ krəˌlaɪz, ˈsæk rə [/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing cvb rel to make sacred; imbue with sacred character • Etymology: 1930–35 sa cral•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • sacralization — Lumbar development and appearance of the first sacral vertebra. * * * sa·cral·iza·tion .sā krə lə zā shən also Brit sa·cral·isa·tion .lī zā n incorporation (as of the last lumbar vertebra or any of its parts) into the sacrum specif a congenital… …   Medical dictionary

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