Disneyfication

noun
Dis·ney·fi·ca·tion | \ˌdiz-nē-fə-ˈkā-shən \

Definition of Disneyfication 

: the transformation (as of something real or unsettling) into carefully controlled and safe entertainment or an environment with similar qualities the Disneyfication of a downtown

First Known Use of Disneyfication

1959, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Disneyfication

Walt Disney + -fication

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