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verb (used with object)
to transfer from public or government control or ownership to
a campaign promise to privatize some of the public lands.
to make exclusive; delimit or appropriate:
special-interest groups attempting to privatize social issues.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The current administration is trying to
it to make its operations more transparent and efficient.
the big college sports programs and make them a self supporting part of the university.
Right now it gives the players the opportunity to
the intellectual development, to control it to fit their market needs.
There is s steady trend amongst local governments to
services such as garbage collection and emergency medical response.
It plans to
the state-owned electricity system and to invite outside investors and donors.
, license and tax marijuana the same way that alcohol and cigarettes are sold.
The solution is to
the freeways and turn them into toll roads.
Native groups throughout the country are protesting against plans by the government to
The flash point for last week's demonstrations was a government proposal to
higher education and introduce tuition fees.
Boxer's speech addressed efforts to
social security and the real motivation behind privatization.
British Dictionary definitions for
) to transfer (the production of goods or services) from the public sector of an economy into private ownership and operation
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