Japanize

verb Jap·a·nize \ ˈja-pə-ˌnīz \

Definition of Japanize

Japanized; Japanizing
1 : to bring (something, such as an area or industry) under the influence of Japan
2 : to make Japanese

Japanization

play \ˌja-pə-nə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of japanize

1890

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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