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Translation of "privatize" - English-Spanish dictionary

privatize

verb ( UK usually privatise)   /ˈpraɪ.və.taɪz/
If a government privatizes an industry, company, or service that it owns and controls, it sells it so that it becomes privately owned and controlled. to sell an industry, company or service that the government owns and controls so that it becomes privately owned and controlled privatizar I bought shares in British Gas when it was privatized.1792440
privatization A noun [no plural] ( UK usually privatisation)   /ˌpraɪ.vɪ.taɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
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