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departmentalize

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verb de·part·men·tal·ize \di-ˌpärt-ˈmen-tə-ˌlīz, ˌdē-\

Simple Definition of departmentalize

  • : to divide (something, such as a company) into departments

Full Definition of departmentalize

de·part·men·tal·izedde·part·men·tal·iz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to divide into departments

de·part·men·tal·i·za·tion play \-ˌmen-tə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of departmentalize

  1. The organization is highly departmentalized.



Circa 1895

First Known Use of departmentalize

circa 1895


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