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americanisation

(1) A commonly used term for the shift in popular culture, technology, business practices or politics, which is influenced by the American “style”.
(2) A popular term for the transition of a social healthcare model to American-type managed care model, with requirements for preauthorisation.
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Patrick satirized American good intentions in this lighthearted examination of an attempt by the military forces to Americanize a foreign culture.
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