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Definition of denationalize verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

denationalize

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌdiˈnæʃənəˌlaɪz//
 
, NAmE//ˌdiˈnæʃnəˌlaɪz//
 
denationalize somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they denationalize
 
he / she / it denationalizes
 
past simple denationalized
 
-ing form denationalizing
 
 
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to sell a company or an industry so that it is no longer owned by the government synonym privatize opposite nationalize
denationalization
 
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NAmE//ˌdiˌnæʃənələˈzeɪʃn//
 
, NAmE//ˌdiˌnæʃnələˈzeɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable]
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: denationalize