deregulation

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de·reg·u·late

 (dē-rĕg′yə-lāt′)
tr.v. de·reg·u·lat·ed, de·reg·u·lat·ing, de·reg·u·lates
To free from regulation, especially to remove government regulations from: deregulate the airline industry.

de·reg′u·la′tion n.
de·reg′u·la′tor n.
de·reg′u·la·to′ry (-lə-tôr′ē) adj.

de•reg•u•la•tion

(diˌrɛg yəˈleɪ ʃən)
n.
1. the act of deregulating.
2. the state or fact of being deregulated.
[1960–65]

deregulation

The abolition or reduction of state controls and supervision over private economic activities.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deregulation - the act of freeing from regulation (especially from governmental regulations)
freeing, liberation, release - the act of liberating someone or something
Translations
deregulaatio
déréglementationdérèglementation

deregulation

[diːˌregjʊˈleɪʃən] Ndesregulación f

deregulation

[ˌdiːrɛgjʊˈleɪʃən] n [industry, service] → déréglementation f

deregulation

nDeregulierung f; (of buses etc)Wettbewerbsfreiheit f(of für)

deregulation

[dɪˌrɛgjʊˈleɪʃn] nderegolamentazione f
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