verb (used with object), col·lec·ti·vized, col·lec·ti·viz·ing.
Origin of collectivize
Examples from the Web for collectivization
Contemporary Examples of collectivization
“Rather like a nightmare from the years of Soviet collectivization,” her friend Maxim replied.Putin-Backed Crackdown Breaks Up Moscow Protests
December 7, 2011
Historical Examples of collectivization
A major factor has been the collectivization of agriculture.
Nevertheless, the leadership has publicly credited the advance in agricultural production to the collectivization of farms.
Finally, collectivization of agriculture eliminated most of the newly enlarged small peasant class.
Small private farms survive mainly in the mountainous regions where collectivization is impractical.
The government actively courted the peasants in order to win them over to its policy of collectivization.Area Handbook for Bulgaria
Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole