deconcentration

deconcentrate

[dee-kon-suhn-treyt]
verb (used with object), deconcentrated, deconcentrating.
to reduce the power or control of (a corporation, industry, etc.); decentralize.

Origin:
1885–90; de- + concentrate

deconcentration, noun
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