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Past participle: denationalised
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|Verb||1.||denationalise - put under private control or ownership; "The steel industry was denationalized"|
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
privatise, privatize - change from governmental to private control or ownership; "The oil industry was privatized"