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glorify

verb [T]  /ˈɡlɔr·əˌfɑɪ, ˈɡloʊr-/ us  
to praise or honor someone or something, or to make someone or something seem more excellent than is actually true: The film glorifies the past too much. He has been glorified in the press.
glorification
noun [U]  /ˌɡlɔr·ə·fəˈkeɪ·ʃən, ˌɡloʊr-/ us  
the glorification of wealth
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