Centralization - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌsentrələˈzeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word centralization
Brit.  |sɛntrəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word centralization

noun

- the act of consolidating power under a central control (syn: centralisation)
- gathering to a center (syn: centralisation)

Examples

All shipping operations have been centralized at the Miami office.

The controversial reforms could be used to further centralize power in the hands of one party.

the government's drift towards a centralization of power

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