[[t]ˈsɪn əˌsaɪz[/t]] v. t. -cized, -ciz•ing
to make Chinese in character or bring under Chinese influence
Etymology: 1885–90; Sinic Chinese (< ML Sīnicus < MGk Sīnikós= LGk Sîn(ai) the Chinese (see Sino-) + Gk -ikos -ic) + -ize Sin`i•ci•za′tion, n.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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