Definition of Privatization

1. Noun. Changing something from state to private ownership or control.




Definition of Privatization

1. Noun. The transfer of a company or organization from government to private ownership and control. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Privatization

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Privatization

privatisers
privatises
privatising
privatism
privatisms
privatissimum
privatissimums
privatist
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privative
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privatizations
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prived
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Literary usage of Privatization

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Future of Social Security for This Generation and the Next: Current State of edited by Jim Bunning (1997)
"After considering the trade-offs, Americans reject the privatization plan by a decisive 59% to ... Americans of all ages voice opposition to privatization. ..."

2. Education and Capitalism: How Overcoming Our Fear of Markets and Economics by Herbert J. Walberg (2003)
"It then describes, in greater detail than was provided in Chapter 1, small-scale privatization efforts now underway in schooling, such as charter schools, ..."

3. Global Competitiveness of U. S. Advanced-Technology Manufacturing Industries ...by DIANE Publishing Company by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"This was to some extent the result of productivity improvements (principally employee reductions) that were undertaken prior to privatization.128 The global ..."

4. Russian Money Laundering: Congressional Hearing edited by James A. Leach (2001)
"Privatization carries with it the hopes of the emerging democracies, ... If accomplished successfully, privatization can legitimately be expected to ..."

5. Doe's Fixed-price Cleanup Contracts: Why Are Costs Still Out of Control edited by Fred Upton (2001)
"Several lessons can be learned from DOE's privatization efforts. DOE cannot rely on privatization alone to fix its past contracting problems; instead, ..."

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