Definition of nuclearized in English:

nuclearized

(also nuclearised)

adjective

  • 1Of a country, region, etc.: supplied or equipped with nuclear weapons.

  • 2Sociology. Of a family: reduced to its nuclear form.

Origin

1950s. From nuclearize + -ed. Compare slightly earlier denuclearized s.v. denuclearize.

Pronunciation

nuclearized

/ˈnjuːklɪərʌɪzd/