denationalize

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verb de·na·tion·al·ize \(ˈ)dē-ˈnash-nə-ˌlīz, -ˈna-shə-nə-ˌlīz\

Definition of denationalize

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to divest of national character or rights

  3. 2 :  to remove from ownership or control by the national government

denationalization

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌnash-nə-lə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌna-shə-nə-lə-ˈzā-\ noun

First Known Use of denationalize

1807

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