corporatize(redirected from corporatizes)
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corporatize(ˈkɔːpərətaɪz; -prə-) or
1. (Commerce) (tr) to convert (a government-controlled industry or enterprise) into an independent company
2. (intr) to be influenced by or take on the features of a large commercial business, esp in being bureaucratic and uncaring
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cor•po•ra•tize(ˈkɔr pər əˌtaɪz, -prəˌtaɪz)
v.t. -tized, -tiz•ing.
to develop or turn into big business.
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