Translation of "nationalize" - English-Spanish dictionary

nationalize

verb (UK usually nationalise) uk /ˈnæʃ.ən.əl.aɪz/ /ˈnæʃ.nə.laɪz/

(of a government) to take control of a business or industry

nacionalizar
The Mexican president nationalized the railways in 1939.
→ Opposite privatize , or denationalize
nationalization noun [ no plural ] (UK usually nationalisation) uk /ˌnæʃ.ən.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ /ˌnæʃ.nə.laɪ-/

(Translation of “nationalize” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)