denization


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denization

(ˌdɛnɪˈzeɪʃən) or

denisation

n
(Law) the process of becoming a denizen; naturalization
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denization = "an act of becoming a denizen") is defined by the OED (s.
90) He compiled this information from various sources, including the letters of denization and act of naturalization, returns of aliens, and marriage licenses.
130) Part III applied to numerous aspects of nationality law, ranging from the status of 'Married Women and Infant Children' to supplemental issues like the King's ability to grant letters of denization.