Naturalization

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Definition: Naturalization


Quick Summary of Naturalization


The process by which a foreign person becomes a U.S. citizen. Almost everyone who goes through naturalization must first have held a green card for several years. A naturalized U.S. citizen has virtually the same rights as a native-born American citizen.




What is the dictionary definition of Naturalization?

Dictionary Definition


The proceeding whereby a foreigner is granted citizenship.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Naturalization are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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