ruralize


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ru·ral·ize

 (ro͝or′ə-līz′)
tr. & intr.v. ru·ral·ized, ru·ral·iz·ing, ru·ral·iz·es
To make or become rural.

ru′ral·i·za′tion (ro͝or′ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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ruralize

(ˈrʊərəˌlaɪz) or

ruralise

vb
1. (tr) to make rural in character, appearance, etc
2. (intr) to go into the country to live
ˌruraliˈzation, ˌruraliˈsation n
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ruralize


Past participle: ruralized
Gerund: ruralizing

Imperative
ruralize
ruralize
Present
I ruralize
you ruralize
he/she/it ruralizes
we ruralize
you ruralize
they ruralize
Preterite
I ruralized
you ruralized
he/she/it ruralized
we ruralized
you ruralized
they ruralized
Present Continuous
I am ruralizing
you are ruralizing
he/she/it is ruralizing
we are ruralizing
you are ruralizing
they are ruralizing
Present Perfect
I have ruralized
you have ruralized
he/she/it has ruralized
we have ruralized
you have ruralized
they have ruralized
Past Continuous
I was ruralizing
you were ruralizing
he/she/it was ruralizing
we were ruralizing
you were ruralizing
they were ruralizing
Past Perfect
I had ruralized
you had ruralized
he/she/it had ruralized
we had ruralized
you had ruralized
they had ruralized
Future
I will ruralize
you will ruralize
he/she/it will ruralize
we will ruralize
you will ruralize
they will ruralize
Future Perfect
I will have ruralized
you will have ruralized
he/she/it will have ruralized
we will have ruralized
you will have ruralized
they will have ruralized
Future Continuous
I will be ruralizing
you will be ruralizing
he/she/it will be ruralizing
we will be ruralizing
you will be ruralizing
they will be ruralizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ruralizing
you have been ruralizing
he/she/it has been ruralizing
we have been ruralizing
you have been ruralizing
they have been ruralizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ruralizing
you will have been ruralizing
he/she/it will have been ruralizing
we will have been ruralizing
you will have been ruralizing
they will have been ruralizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ruralizing
you had been ruralizing
he/she/it had been ruralizing
we had been ruralizing
you had been ruralizing
they had been ruralizing
Conditional
I would ruralize
you would ruralize
he/she/it would ruralize
we would ruralize
you would ruralize
they would ruralize
Past Conditional
I would have ruralized
you would have ruralized
he/she/it would have ruralized
we would have ruralized
you would have ruralized
they would have ruralized
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According to his philosophy of history, urban expansion across a rural landscape was the essence of historical (ruralized) urbanization; and it would therefore return as a meta-principle whose ambition was to reunite the rural with the urban in a semiurban, semirural, expandable network of dwellings, sprawling limitlessly across the earth: "Ruralize the urban; urbanize the rural: ...
The Fascist government did little to regulate the movement of evacuees, and could only make a virtue of necessity by rationalizing evacuation as the realization of its longstanding policy to 'ruralize' Italy and return Italians to the purity of agricultural life.
(56.) FISHMAN, supra note 20, at 129 (quoting Olmstead on desire to "ruralize" all of the American population); see also JACKSON, supra note 3, at 117 (noting that "it had ...