Definitions of naturalization:
- noun: changing the pronunciation of a borrowed word to agree with the borrowers' phonology
Example: "The naturalization in English of many Italian words"
- noun: the introduction of animals or plants to places where they flourish but are not indigenous
- noun: the proceeding whereby a foreigner is granted citizenship
- noun: the quality of being brought into conformity with nature
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