Definition of vegetablization in English:

vegetablization

noun

  • The action or fact of rendering a person docile or passive by impairing his or her intellectual function. Compare vegetablize. Now rare.

Origin

1940s (in an earlier sense). In sense 1 from vegetablize + -ation.

Pronunciation

vegetablization

/ˌvɛdʒ(ɪ)təb(ə)lʌɪˈzeɪʃn/