democratization


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de·moc·ra·tize

 (dĭ-mŏk′rə-tīz′)
tr.v. de·moc·ra·tized, de·moc·ra·tiz·ing, de·moc·ra·tiz·es
To make democratic.

de·moc′ra·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.democratization - the action of making something democratic
group action - action taken by a group of people
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Translations

democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndemocratización f
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democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] democratisation (British)
n [country, system] → démocratisation f
modif [process] → de démocratisation f
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