What does anglicisation mean?

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  1. The process by which something or someone (usually a word) is made more English. Usually applied to language or culture.
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Yet the extent of this Anglicisation must not be exaggerated.
Anglicisation of the place names increased apace with the migration of English people to the island.
The name Christopher Columbus is the Anglicisation of the Latin Christophorus Columbus.
The perceived threat from anglicisation has prompted efforts to safeguard the position of the French language in France.
A letter of complaint has been sent to An Post about the anglicisation of its name to The Post Office and a motion condemning this retrograde step was passed unanimously.
Thomas, was a Welsh poet and Anglican priest who was noted for his nationalism, spirituality and deep dislike of the anglicisation of Wales.

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