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verb [T] uk ( UK usually canonise)   /ˈkæn.ə.naɪz/ us  
(in the Roman Catholic Church) to announce officially that a dead person is a saint
Translations of “canonize”
in Chinese (Traditional) (羅馬天主教)把(死者)封為聖徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) (罗马天主教)把(死者)封为圣徒…
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