naturalize


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grant citizenship to

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Synonyms for naturalize

make into a citizen

explain with reference to nature

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adopt to another place

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make more natural or lifelike

adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment

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They are hardy in cold and hot climates, they naturalize well and look great in pots, they make long-lasting cut flowers - and gophers won't eat them.
Whereas Jordanian Citizenship law places greater obstacles before the non-Jordanian Arab who may wish to naturalize into Jordanian citizenship than before a non-Jordanian non-Arab ("foreigner" - see below), Syrian legislation takes the opposite view.
Most wildflower seed mixes include both American and European plants that naturalize readily.
Summary: The Lebanese Basketball Federation (FLBB) is looking to naturalize American centers Loren Woods of Riyadi or Sagesse's Darryl Watkins after current national team player Jackson Vroman was deemed too expensive to represent The Cedars any longer.
Summary: BEIRUT: Free Patriotic Movement (FPM) leader and Kesrouan MP Michel Aoun warned of plans to naturalize Palestinians during a three-day visit to Zahle which he concluded Sunday by attending a Mass held to celebrate the inauguration of the new headquarters of Saint Elias monastery in the city.
So thousands of non-citizens decided to lay out the extra money and seize the opportunity to naturalize.
Summary: Seven MPs from the March 14 Forces handed a letter to President Michel Sleiman urging him to stand against all attempts to naturalize Palestinian refugees in Lebanon.
We won't accept a settlement that obliges Lebanon to naturalize even one Palestinian.