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Definition of creolization noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

creolization

 noun
(British English also -isation) noun
BrE BrE//ˌkriːəlaɪˈzeɪʃn//
 
, also BrE//ˈkrɪəlaɪzeɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkriːələˈzeɪʃn//
 
[uncountable, countable]
 
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the process of a language being changed by being combined with a language from another place