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v. mu·tu·al·ized, mu·tu·al·iz·ing, mu·tu·al·iz·es
1. To make mutual.
2. To set up or reorganize (a corporation) so that the majority of common stock is owned by customers or employees.
To become mutual.
mu′tu·al·i·za′tion (-ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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1. to make or become mutual
2. (Economics) (tr) US to organize or convert (a business enterprise) so that customers or employees own a majority of shares
ˌmutualiˈzation, ˌmutualiˈsation n
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mu•tu•al•ize(ˈmyu tʃu əˌlaɪz)
v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to make mutual.
2. to incorporate as a mutual company.v.i.
3. to become mutual.
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Past participle: mutualized
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