Definition of Nipponized in US English:

Nipponized

(also Nipponised)

adjective

  • Rendered Japanese in character.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in E. E. Cummings (1894–1962), poet and painter. From Nippon, the Japanese name for Japan + -ized.

Pronunciation

Nipponized

/ˈnɪpənʌɪzd/