Definition of Ottomanization in English:

Ottomanization

(also Ottomanisation)

noun

  • The fact or process of enforcing or integrating into Ottoman culture; the pursuit of Ottomanism as a political programme.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Chambers's Journal of Popular Literature. From Ottomanize + -ation.

Pronunciation

Ottomanization

/ˌɒtəmənʌɪˈzeɪʃn/