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chiefly British English spelling of privatization. For spelling, see -ize.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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  • Every privatisation – especially that of a medium – provokes public opposition.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin
  • They advocated much longer transition periods in which privatisation will come only after the proper institutions were erected.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin
  • In the name of capitalist ideology (another religion, really) it demands "privatisation" of the medium.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin

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