decapitalize

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decapitalize

(diːˈkæpɪtəˌlaɪz) or

decapitalise

vb (tr)
1. (Economics) to make difficult to have or to take away stock or wealth from
2. to downgrade (a city) from the position of capital city
3. (Grammar) to alter the capitalization, usually from an initial capital letter to a lower-case letter, in a written statement
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The reality is that they will be more expensive as providers seek to decapitalise the opportunity cost of developing land when compared to a more standard density building.
The reality is that they will be more expensive as providers seek to decapitalise the opportunity cost of developing the overage land when compared to a more standard density building.
The exchange control liberalisation would permit wealthy Zimbabweans, the majority of them white individuals and corporations to decapitalise.