bastardization

Definitions of bastardization
1

n an act that debases or corrupts

Synonyms:
bastardisation
Type of:
debasement, degradation
changing to a lower state (a less respected state)

n declaring or rendering bastard

“the annulment of their marriage resulted in the bastardization of their children”
Synonyms:
bastardisation
Type of:
declaration
a statement that is emphatic and explicit (spoken or written)

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