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naturalize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishnaturalizenat‧u‧ral‧ize (also naturalise British English) /ˈnætʃərəlaɪz/ verb 🔊 🔊 be naturalizednaturalization /ˌnætʃərəlaɪˈzeɪʃən $ -lə-/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
naturalizeIn all, the Boston office naturalized 21,052 citizens in 2000, compared to 5,923 in 1990, the Globe reported Wednesday.Few are naturalized and most do not wish to be.naturalized U.S. citizens
From Longman Business Dictionarynaturalizenat‧u‧ral‧ize /ˈnætʃərəlaɪz/ (also naturalise British English) verb be naturalized if someone who was born outside the country they now live in is naturalized, they become a citizen of the country they are living inMore than 100,000 immigrants were recently naturalized without proper background checks.naturalizeda naturalized Americannaturalization noun [uncountable]a certificate of naturalization→ See Verb table
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Verb table
naturalize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theynaturalize
he, she, itnaturalizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theynaturalized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave naturalized
he, she, ithas naturalized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad naturalized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill naturalize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have naturalized
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