scottification

noun, often capitalized
scot·​ti·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌskätəfə̇ˈkāshən \
plural -s

Definition of scottification

: the act, action, or product of scotticizing

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First Known Use of scottification

1830, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for scottification

Late Latin Scottus Scottish + English -i- + -fication

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“Scottification.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scottification. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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