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mediatize or mediatise (ˈmiːdɪəˌtaɪz )

Definitions

verb

  1. (transitive) to annex (a state) to another state, allowing the former ruler to retain his title and some authority

Derived Forms

ˌmediatiˈzation, ˌmediatiˈsation  noun

Word Origin

C19: from French médiatiser; see mediate, -ize

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