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collectivize

[ kuh-lek-tuh-vahyz ]
/ k蓹藞l蓻k t蓹藢va瑟z /
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verb (used with object), col路lec路ti路vized, col路lec路ti路viz路ing.
to organize (a people, industry, economy, etc.) according to the principles of collectivism.
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Also especially British, col路lec路ti路vise .

Origin of collectivize

First recorded in 1890鈥95; collective + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM collectivize

col路lec路ti路vi路za路tion [kuh-lek-tuh-vahy-zey-shuhn], /k蓹藢l蓻k t蓹藢va瑟藞ze瑟 蕛蓹n/, nounde路col路lec路ti路vize, verb (used with object), de路col路lec路ti路vized, de路col路lec路ti路viz路ing.
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British Dictionary definitions for collectivize

collectivize

collectivise

/ (k蓹藞l蓻kt瑟藢va瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to organize according to the principles of collectivism

Derived forms of collectivize

collectivization or collectivisation, noun
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