We see this process democratized and popularized in the world today.
The term was popularized by Cuvier, and the majority of writers followed him in its adoption.
Much of the learning popularized by our poets and dramatists was derived at second hand from modern literature.
But we owe something to the Irish practice which first popularized the idea of maintaining a strict supervision over convicts in a state of conditional release, and it reconciled us to a system which was long wrongfully stigmatized as espionage.
It has been pointed out above that with two exceptions the bailiff is always called Gryssler or Grissler, and it was Tschudi who popularized the name of Gessler, though Grissler occurs as late as 1765.