modernization

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noun mod·ern·i·za·tion \ˌmä-dər-nə-ˈzā-shən\

Definition of modernization

  1. 1 :  the act of modernizing :  the state of being modernized

  2. 2 :  something modernized :  a modernized version

1770

First Known Use of modernization

1770



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