Translation of "devolution" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ˌdiː.vəˈluː.ʃən/

the moving of power or responsibility from a main organization to a lower level, or from a central government to a regional government

The majority of people in the province are in favour of devolution. 该省大部分人赞同权力下放。

(Translation of “devolution” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)