bastardization
Noun

bastardization

  1. The making of a bastard or bastards; Having children out of wedlock or destroying the legitimacy of children's paternity.
  2. The creation of offspring from two different species; cross-breeding.
  3. (by extension) The combining of separate races in marriage or breeding; miscegenation.
  4. Any change or neologism in language that is viewed as a degradation.
  5. (more generally) The creation of an inferior copy or version; corruption, degradation, or debasement.
  6. Activities involving harassment, abuse or humiliation used as a way of initiating a person into a group.
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