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me·di·a·tize

 (mē′dē-ə-tīz′)
tr.v. me·di·a·tized, me·di·a·tiz·ing, me·di·a·tiz·es
To annex (a lesser state) to a greater state as a means of permitting the ruler of the lesser state to retain title and partial authority.

[Probably French médiatiser, from médiat, dependent, from Old French, back-formation from immediat, independent, from Late Latin immediātus; see immediate.]

me′di·a·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.

mediatize

(ˈmiːdɪəˌtaɪz) or

mediatise

vb
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (tr) to annex (a state) to another state, allowing the former ruler to retain his title and some authority
[C19: from French médiatiser; see mediate, -ize]
ˌmediatiˈzation, ˌmediatiˈsation n

mediatize


Past participle: mediatized
Gerund: mediatizing

Imperative
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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Blanco argues that the state, the media, academia, and the neoliberal market colluded to colonize and mediatize the "memory scene".
And before some neologizer pounces on mediatize, be aware that AHDIII already defines it: "To annex (a lesser state) to a greater state as a means of permitting the ruler of the lesser state to retain title and partial authority.
Peter Fischer-Nielson examines how the Internet mediatizes religion, through an empirical analysis of the "Internet communication of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Denmark," focusing on "the changed communicative conditions for the church" (through individuals' involvement) and on "changed institutional practices" (through pastors' use of the Internet) (p.