Definition of nuclearization in English:

nuclearization

(also nuclearisation)

noun

  • 1The supply or acquisition of nuclear weapons to or by a nation or its armed forces.

  • 2Sociology. The restructuring of the family unit to its nuclear form.

Origin

1950s. From nuclearize + -ation.

Pronunciation

nuclearization

/ˌnjuːklɪərʌɪˈzeɪʃn/