car·​tel·​ize ˈkär-tə-ˌlīz How to pronounce cartelize (audio)
cartelized; cartelizing

transitive verb

: to bring under the control of a cartel
cartelization noun

Word History

First Known Use

1915, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cartelize was in 1915

Dictionary Entries Near cartelize

Cite this Entry

“Cartelize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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