Meaning of “decentralize” - Learner’s Dictionary

decentralize

verb [ T ] also UK -ise us uk /diːˈsentrəlaɪz/

to move the control of an organization or a government from a single place to several smaller places

decentralization noun [ U ] us uk /diːˌsentrəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/

(Definition of “decentralize” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)