de collectivize

collectivize

[kuh-lek-tuh-vahyz]
verb (used with object), collectivized, collectivizing.
to organize (a people, industry, economy, etc.) according to the principles of collectivism.
Also, especially British, collectivise.


Origin:
1890–95; collective + -ize

collectivization, noun
decollectivize, verb (used with object), decollectivized, decollectivizing.
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collectivize or collectivise (kəˈlɛktɪˌvaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to organize according to the principles of collectivism
 
collectivise or collectivise
 
vb
 
collectivi'zation or collectivise
 
n
 
collectivi'sation or collectivise
 
n

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