departmentalize


de·part·men·tal·ize

verb \di-ˌpärt-ˈmen-tə-ˌlīz, ˌdē-\

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

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

Full Definition of DEPARTMENTALIZE

transitive verb
:  to divide into departments
de·part·men·tal·i·za·tion \-ˌmen-tə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of DEPARTMENTALIZE

  1. The organization is highly departmentalized.

First Known Use of DEPARTMENTALIZE

circa 1895

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