privatize

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privatize verb
also British privatise /ˈpraɪvəˌtaɪz/
privatizes; privatized; privatizing
privatize
verb
also British privatise /ˈpraɪvəˌtaɪz/
privatizes; privatized; privatizing
Learner's definition of PRIVATIZE
[+ object]
: to remove (something) from government control and place it in private control or ownership
opposite nationalize

— privatization

also British privatisation /ˌpraɪvətəˈzeɪʃən/ Brit /ˌpraɪvəˌtaɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun [noncount]
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