HyperDic: naturalisation

English > 4 senses of the word naturalisation:
NOUNattributenaturalisation, naturalizationthe quality of being brought into conformity with nature
actnaturalisation, naturalizationthe proceeding whereby a foreigner is granted citizenship
actnaturalisation, naturalizationthe introduction of animals or plants to places where they flourish but are not indigenous
actnaturalisation, naturalizationchanging the pronunciation of a borrowed word to agree with the borrowers' phonology
English > naturalisation: 4 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being brought into conformity with nature.
Synonymnaturalization
BroadernaturalnessThe quality of being natural or based on natural principles
Verbsnaturalisemake more natural or lifelike
naturaliseadapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment
English > naturalisation: 4 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe proceeding whereby a foreigner is granted citizenship.
Synonymnaturalization
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Broaderproceeding, legal proceeding, proceedings(law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked
Spanishnaturalización
Catalannaturalització
Verbsnaturalisemake into a citizen
English > naturalisation: 4 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe introduction of animals or plants to places where they flourish but are not indigenous.
Synonymnaturalization
Broaderintroduction, debut, first appearance, launching, unveiling, entryThe act of beginning something new
Verbsnaturaliseadapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment
English > naturalisation: 4 senses > noun 4, act
Meaningchanging the pronunciation of a borrowed word to agree with the borrowers' phonology.
Synonymnaturalization
Broaderborrowing, adoptionThe appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source / source
Verbsnaturaliseadopt to another place

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