Pronunciation: (mil'i-tu-rīz"), [key]
—v.t., -rized, -riz•ing.
1. to equip with armed forces, military supplies, or the like.
2. to make military.
3. to imbue with militarism. Also, esp. Brit.,mil'i•ta•rise".
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