Meaning of “devolve sth to sb/sth” - Learner’s Dictionary

devolve sth to sb/sth

formal phrasal verb with devolve uk us /dɪˈvɒlv/ verb

to give power or responsibility to a person or organization at a lower or more local level

(Definition of “devolve sth to sb/sth” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)