de-mutualize

demutualize

[dee-myoo-choo-uh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), demutualized, demutualizing.
to convert (a mutual life-insurance company) to a stockholder-owned corporation.
Also, especially British, demutualise.


Origin:
de- + mutualize

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demutualize or demutualise (diːˈmjuːtʃʊəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
to convert (a mutual society, such as a building society) to a public limited company or (of such a society) to be converted
 
demutualise or demutualise
 
vb
 
demutuali'zation or demutualise
 
n
 
demutuali'sation or demutualise
 
n

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