mutualize

verb
mu·​tu·​al·​ize | \ ˈmyü-chə-wə-ˌlīz How to pronounce mutualize (audio) , ˈmyü-chə-ˌlīz, ˈmyüch-wə-ˌlīz \
mutualized; mutualizing

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mutualization \ ˌmyü-​chə-​wə-​lə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce mutualize (audio) , ˌmyü-​chə-​lə-​ , ˌmyüch-​wə-​lə-​ \ noun

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Recent Examples on the Web The French government also put forward a plan that would create a temporary reserve worth 3% of EU gross domestic output, have a lifetime of as long as 10 years, and would be funded by the joint issuance of debt to mutualize the cost of the crisis. Nikos Chrysoloras, Bloomberg.com, "EU Fails to Agree on 500 Billion-Euro Response to Virus Crisis," 7 May 2020 The French government also put forward a plan that would create a temporary reserve worth 3% of EU gross domestic output, have a lifetime of as long as 10 years, and would be funded by the joint issuance of debt to mutualize the cost of the crisis. Fortune, "Divided Europe—EU finance chiefs fail to agree on coronavirus bailout funding after marathon meeting," 8 Apr. 2020 Italy’s confusion about its political and economic future — and its already large stock of nonperforming loans — are more reasons Germany will continue to refuse to mutualize eurozone debt and provide bank deposit guarantees across the eurozone. Steven Erlanger, New York Times, "Italy Pushes Euro to Fore, the Last Place Europe Wants It," 29 May 2018 French officials were also wary of any moves to mutualize eurozone risks at a time when the prospect of an Italian crisis can’t be ruled out. Simon Nixon, WSJ, "Britain Misses Out as EU Weighs Overhauls London Had Long Sought," 27 Sep. 2017

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1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Mutualize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mutualize. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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