Definition of Institutionalization

1. Noun. (anchor 1)the process of establishing a practice as a norm ¹



2. Noun. (anchor 2)the process of committing a person to a facility where their freedom to leave will be restrained, usually a mental hospital ¹

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Medical Definition of Institutionalization

1. The caring for individuals in institutions and their adaptation to routines characteristic of the institutional environment, and/or their loss of adaptation to life outside the institution. (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Institutionalization

institutional advancement
institutional framework
institutional management teams
institutional practice
institutional racism
institutionalisation
institutionalisations
institutionalise
institutionalised
institutionalises
institutionalising
institutionalism
institutionalist
institutionalists
institutionality
institutionalization (current term)
institutionalizations
institutionalize
institutionalized
institutionalizes
institutionalizing
institutionally
institutionary
institutions
institutionwide
institutist
institutists
institutive
institutively
institutor

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