Pronunciation: (in"su-rek'shu-nīz"), [key]
—v.t., -ized, -iz•ing.
1. to cause insurrection in (a country or the like).
2. to rouse (a person, group, or people) to insurgent action. Also, esp. Brit.,in"sur•rec'tion•ise".
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