democratize

[dih-mok-ruh-tahyz] /dɪˈmɒk rəˌtaɪz/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), democratized, democratizing.
1.
to make or become democratic.
Also, especially British, democratise.
Origin
1790–1800; < French démocratiser, equivalent to démocrate democrat + -iser -ize
Related forms
democratization, noun
democratizer, noun
de-democratization, noun
de-democratize, verb, de-democratized, de-democratizing.
redemocratization, noun
redemocratize, verb, redemocratized, redemocratizing.
undemocratization, noun
undemocratize, verb (used with object), undemocratized, undemocratizing.
British Dictionary definitions for democratize
democratize or democratise (dɪˈmɒkrəˌtaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make democratic
 
democratise or democratise
 
vb
 
democrati'zation or democratise
 
n
 
democrati'sation or democratise
 
n

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Word Origin and History for democratize
democratize
1798 (trans.), 1840 (intrans.), from Fr. democratiser (see democracy). Related: Democratization (1865).
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