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pri·va·tize

 (prī′və-tīz′)
tr.v. pri·va·tized, pri·va·tiz·ing, pri·va·tiz·es
To change (an industry or business, for example) from governmental or public ownership or control to private enterprise: "Egypt has to some degree privatized agriculture, allowing farmers to sell directly to consumers instead of through the government" (Marq de Villiers).

pri′va·ti·za′tion (prī′və-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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privatization

the act or process of transferring to private ownership industry operated by a government, of ten industry that has been nationalized. See also government.
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privatization

The conversion of something, especially an industry, from state ownership to private ownership.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.privatization - changing something from state to private ownership or control
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
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Translations
magánosításprivatizáció

privatization

[ˌpraɪvətaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nprivatización f
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privatization

[ˌpraɪvətaɪˈzeɪʃən] privatisation (British) nprivatisation f
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privatization

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Before the former council adjourned, some of the newly elected members had some questions, mainly about the privitization of the water and sewer departments.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Economy Watch (PEW) on Saturday lauded the decision of the government to speed up stalled process of privitization to reduce deficit as losses of the bleeding state-owned enterprises (SOEs) continues to mount.
The Markets for Force: Privitization of Security across World Regions.
Part of the White House's "Reform Plan and Reorganization Recommendations" calls for the privitization of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (FMCC).
This includes agreements around green finance and providing easier access to funding for companies intending to implement projects in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and environmental protection.??This latest partnership comes ahead of an expected privitization of Ukrgasbank in 2018-2019.
Privitization in the United-States--Theory and Practice.
According to the committee notification, the meeting will brief on the proposed privitization of PIA conversion of the PIA into olimited company and the meeting would also focus on the last meeting of the special committee held on 26.01.2016 comprehensive briefing on all relevant concerned departments wings of PIAas well as other related issues with particular reference to the ToRs of special committee by Aviation division,PIA and CAA.
In other words, as the results shows, there is not a significant difference between the levels of the investment in capital assets of the companies before and after privitization. These results are consistent with both the study conducted by Heshmati and Tatahi with title of operational and financial performance of privatized companies in Sweden and study conducted in Hungary, Czech, Poland, Slovika by Aussenegg & Jelic in 2006 with title of operational performance of newly privatized firms in economies in transition in central Europe.
* Continuation in the privitization of the water market, with Alstom securing a contract worth nearly EUR750mn (US$970mn) for equipment supply at the Yanbu 3 power and desalination plant.