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English definition of “humanize”


verb [T] (UK usually humanise)     /ˈhjuː.mə.naɪz/
to make something less unpleasant and more suitable for people : Steps are being taken to humanize the prison .Making things betterBecoming better humanization (UK usually humanisation)     /ˌhjuː.mə.naɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ US  /-nəˈ-/ noun [U]
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