liberalization


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lib·er·al·ize

 (lĭb′ər-ə-līz′, lĭb′rə-)
v. lib·er·al·ized, lib·er·al·iz·ing, lib·er·al·iz·es
v.tr.
To make liberal or more liberal: "Our standards of private conduct have been greatly liberalized ... over recent years" (Meg Greenfield).
v.intr.
To become liberal or more liberal.

lib′er·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
lib′er·al·iz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liberalization - the act of making less strict
alleviation, easement, easing, relief - the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance); "he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain"
Translations

liberalization

[ˌlɪbərəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nliberalización f

liberalization

[ˌlɪbrəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] liberalisation (British) n (= relaxation) → libéralisation f

liberalization

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Pro-poor growth and liberalization in developing economies: The case of Nepal.
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The government scored political points with the visa liberalization and if visas are reinstituted it should also bear the whole responsibility," says Albert Musliu.