verb (used with object), cen·tral·ized, cen·tral·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), cen·tral·ized, cen·tral·iz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM centralizecen·tral·iz·er, nouno·ver·cen·tral·ize, verb, o·ver·cen·tral·ized, o·ver·cen·tral·iz·ing.re·cen·tral·ize, verb, re·cen·tral·ized, re·cen·tral·iz·ing.un·cen·tral·ized, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for centralize
In truth, Young desired both advantages, the vigour of a centralised government and the energy of an independent aristocracy.The English Utilitarians, Volume I.|Leslie Stephen
Want cuts up all these great empires in their centralised governments.'Critical Studies|Ouida
The most highly centralised of all our English offices is the War Office.Political and Literary essays, 1908-1913|Evelyn Baring
Moreover, in a highly centralised country, the minister does everything in his own department.The Cult of Incompetence|Emile Faguet
These centralised at San Francisco and thence ramified and spread north, east, and south, to every quarter of the State.The Octopus|Frank Norris