Definition of centralize
- centralize all the data in one file
- centralized several functions in a single agency
All shipping operations have been centralized at the Miami office.
The controversial reforms could be used to further centralize power in the hands of one party.
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: to bring (things that are in different places) together at a single point or place
: to bring (something) under the control of one authority
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