Meaning of “demilitarize” in the English Dictionary

"demilitarize" in British English

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demilitarizeverb [ T ]

UK usually demilitarise uk /ˌdiːˈmɪl.ɪ.tər.aɪz/ us /ˌdiːˈmɪl.ə.t̬ɚ.aɪz/
demilitarization
noun [ C or U ] UK usually demilitarisation uk /diːˌmɪl.ɪ.tər.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us /diːˌmɪl.ə.t̬ɚ.əˈzeɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “demilitarize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"demilitarize" in American English

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demilitarizeverb [ T ]

/diˈmɪl·ə·təˌrɑɪz/

politics & government to remove all soldiers and weapons from a place so that war cannot happen there

(Definition of “demilitarize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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