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remilitarize

Syllabification: re·mil·i·ta·rize
Pronunciation: /rēˈmilədəˌrīz
 
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Definition of remilitarize in English:

verb

[with object]
Supply (a place that has previously been demilitarized) with new military resources: the Rhineland was remilitarized in 1936
More example sentences
  • Turkey eventually rejected the terms of that treaty, and subsequently Turkey remilitarized the straits area.
  • German forces remilitarized the territory in 1936, as part of a diplomatic test of will, three years before the outbreak of the Second World War.
  • Why was Hitler allowed to remilitarize the Rhineland, annex Austria, and invade Czechoslovakia before the Allies confronted him over his incursion into Poland in September 1939?

Derivatives

remilitarization

1
noun

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