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tr.v. com·mu·nized, com·mu·niz·ing, com·mu·niz·es
1. To subject to public ownership or control.
2. To convert to Communist principles or control.

com′mu·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.


the process of communizing or being communized.
See also: Communism
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.communization - a change from private property to public property owned by the community
change - the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
2.communization - the organization of a nation of the basis of communism
establishment, constitution, formation, organisation, organization - the act of forming or establishing something; "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club"
3.communization - changing something from private to state ownership or control
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
References in periodicals archive ?
5) Alain Badiou, The Communist Hypothesis (New York: Verso, 2010); Jodi Dean, The Communist Horizon (New York: Verso, 2012); Alberto Toscano, Communization and Its Discontents: Contestation, Critigue and Contemporary Struggles (Minor Compositions, 2011); Slavoj Zizek, The Years of Dreaming Dangerously (New York: Verso, 2012).
By not participating in Medicare a physician is upholding the Constitution, preventing the communization of the world, and proudly maintaining the integrity of his profession.
An armistice will permit the communization of South Korea from within; however, the recently revealed Soviet policy clearly shows the Soviet desire to provoke the Chinese into making rash decisions to widen the war in Asia.
It is significant for the subject of this article that the breaking of the familial bond between children and parents is central to the communization process.
For example, in 1958, Milton Friedman argued that "despite the intentions of foreign economic aid, its major effect, insofar as it has an effect at all, will be to speed the Communization of the underdeveloped world.
Green, in treating Blunts Communization, employs standard cliches about "the Britain of the depression" and "the disaster of the Spanish civil war," by which Blunt is said to have been "moved from an immediate emotional response of horror and outrage" to "the reassuring clarity of rational analysis.
In addition, it enables the communization of components between different transmissions -- and provides a cost savings.

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