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Russian translation of “privatize”

privatize

verb [T] ( also UK -ise)     /ˈpraɪvɪtaɪz/
If an industry or organization owned by the government is privatized, it is sold to private companies.
приватизировать
Business and commerce - general words
privatization     /ˌpraɪvɪtaɪˈzeɪʃən/ noun [U]
приватизация
(Definition of privatize verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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