Definition of Maoization in US English:

Maoization

(also Maoisation)

noun

  • The action or process of rendering a region, institution, etc., Maoist in political orientation or organization.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in American Political Science Review. From the name of MaoZedong + -ization.

Pronunciation

Maoization

/ˌmaʊʌɪˈzeɪʃn/