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English definition of “commercialize”

commercialize

verb [T usually passive] (also UK commercialise)
 
 
/kəˈmɜːʃəlaɪz/ US   /-ˈmɝː-/
COMMERCE to make a product or service available for sale to the public: How can this technology be commercialized?
disapproving to develop or organize something in order to make as much money as possible: She says that the Olympics have become a commercialized extravaganza.
(Definition of commercialize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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