Africanize

(redirected from Africanised)

Af·ri·can·ize

 (ăf′rĭ-kə-nīz′)
v. Af·ri·can·ized, Af·ri·can·iz·ing, Af·ri·can·iz·es
v.tr.
1. To make African or cause to have African characteristics, as in culture.
2. To transfer to African control: "the Government's plan to Africanize the service" (BBC Summary of World Broadcasts).
v.intr.
To become African.

Africanize

(ˈæfrɪkəˌnaɪz) or

Africanise

vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to make African, esp to give control of (policy, government, etc) to Africans
ˌAfricaniˈzation, ˌAfricaniˈsation n

Africanize


Past participle: Africanized
Gerund: Africanizing

Imperative
Africanize
Africanize
Present
I Africanize
you Africanize
he/she/it Africanizes
we Africanize
you Africanize
they Africanize
Preterite
I Africanized
you Africanized
he/she/it Africanized
we Africanized
you Africanized
they Africanized
Present Continuous
I am Africanizing
you are Africanizing
he/she/it is Africanizing
we are Africanizing
you are Africanizing
they are Africanizing
Present Perfect
I have Africanized
you have Africanized
he/she/it has Africanized
we have Africanized
you have Africanized
they have Africanized
Past Continuous
I was Africanizing
you were Africanizing
he/she/it was Africanizing
we were Africanizing
you were Africanizing
they were Africanizing
Past Perfect
I had Africanized
you had Africanized
he/she/it had Africanized
we had Africanized
you had Africanized
they had Africanized
Future
I will Africanize
you will Africanize
he/she/it will Africanize
we will Africanize
you will Africanize
they will Africanize
Future Perfect
I will have Africanized
you will have Africanized
he/she/it will have Africanized
we will have Africanized
you will have Africanized
they will have Africanized
Future Continuous
I will be Africanizing
you will be Africanizing
he/she/it will be Africanizing
we will be Africanizing
you will be Africanizing
they will be Africanizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been Africanizing
you have been Africanizing
he/she/it has been Africanizing
we have been Africanizing
you have been Africanizing
they have been Africanizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been Africanizing
you will have been Africanizing
he/she/it will have been Africanizing
we will have been Africanizing
you will have been Africanizing
they will have been Africanizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been Africanizing
you had been Africanizing
he/she/it had been Africanizing
we had been Africanizing
you had been Africanizing
they had been Africanizing
Conditional
I would Africanize
you would Africanize
he/she/it would Africanize
we would Africanize
you would Africanize
they would Africanize
Past Conditional
I would have Africanized
you would have Africanized
he/she/it would have Africanized
we would have Africanized
you would have Africanized
they would have Africanized
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Meanwhile, the Africanised honey bee or 'killer bee' came into existence due to the transfer of African species to South America.
Meanwhile, the Africanised honey bee or "killer bee" came into existence due to the transfer of African species to South America.
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Africanised bees are hybrids of European honey bees and A.
Microbiology professor Les Bailie said: "The Africanised honey bee makes a different sound from the European bees.
This hybrid shows a higher propensity to sting than Africanised bees.
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Certainly, Roy Castle and Norris McWhirter, stars of BBC children's TV classic Record Breakers, would have been impressed by the35-year-old as an estimated 500,000 Africanised insects crawled over his body in Bucaramanga, Colombia.
Lately, he's been influenced by the wobbly embellishments of Indian classical music, and his tunes can also feature such odd combinations as africanised german oompah or Debussy imagined as a Hawaiian guitarist in Madagascar.
Over the course of the three-part series, we'll see Czerski attempt to ward off sharks in the waters around the Bahamas, armed with only a pouch of liquid, and Aryee using scent to answer the eternal question 'How many Africanised killer bees can you pack into one suitcase?
Larry Goodwin was helping a neighbour to clear a pile of dry bush when he disturbed an Africanised bee colony.
Not that they're trying to stoke up nationwide terror or anything, but the programme does tend to talk in darkened tones about Africanised killer bees which have populated much of the US after escaping from a Brazilian research lab in the 1950s.