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me·mo·ri·al·ize

 (mə-môr′ē-ə-līz′)
tr.v. me·mo·ri·al·ized, me·mo·ri·al·iz·ing, me·mo·ri·al·iz·es
1. To provide a memorial for; commemorate.
2. To present a memorial to; petition.

me·mo′ri·al·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
me·mo′ri·al·iz′er n.
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Noun1.memorialization - a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or somethingmemorialization - a ceremony to honor the memory of someone or something
ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, ceremony, observance - a formal event performed on a special occasion; "a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor"
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7 percent); the majority of residents in these states are affiliated with a religion, which typically leads to a more traditional view of memorialization.
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Watts sadly does not seem to avail himself of the plentiful critical treatments of narrative, memory, and memorialization now extant, for memory and memorialization are in many ways what his project is actually about.
Topics covered by the journal include truth commissions, universal jurisdiction, post-conflict social reconciliation, victim and perpetrator studies, international and domestic prosecutions, institutional transformation, vetting, memorialization, reparations and ex-combatant reintegration.
For Sekzer, a Vietnam vet, it was a request spurred by vengeance as much as memorialization.
For Eisenman, not building was clearly not an option, nor was building according to conventional vocabularies of memorialization.
Its memorialization was initiated by merchants who prized it for denoting elite rule and social harmony, and it acquired a public dimension when Federalists used it in their campaign to ratify the Constitution in 1787.
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Rather, to produce a more balanced view of this interaction, she focusses on three "cultural processes:" the separateness and incorporation of the Portuguese in Italy, and Italians in Portugal; the acquisition, appropriation and imitation of each other's cultures; and the creation and memorialization of the past.