Definition of "naturalization"
  1. The procedure a foreign person undergoes to become a U.S. citizen, usually after holding a green card for several years, meeting testing and residence requirements, and filing a specific form with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
How to use "naturalization" in a sentence
  1. After years of living in the country, she finally completed her naturalization process.
  2. Naturalization is a crucial step for many immigrants looking to fully transition to U.S. citizenship.
  3. While studying for the tests required for naturalization, he gained a deep appreciation for American history.

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