verb (used with object), com·mer·cial·ized, com·mer·cial·iz·ing.
Examples from the Web for commercialization
However, an unintended consequence of the commercialization of the sport was a boom in child trafficking.
Only Johnny Carson could make the commercialization of Shakespeare funny.Johnny Carson’s Greatest Moments From Carnac to a Python Grapple|Brittany Jones-Cooper|May 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
All people generally had enough food because of the commercialization of agriculture.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
It was another little thing they had picked up in our world, from our civilization,—the commercialization of art.
Her people are an excitable, flaming people who may burst out in a spasmodic revulsion against their commercialization.
Its purpose was to streamline the commercialization of a farm product, and in this effort it was highly successful.Frying Pan Farm|Elizabeth Brown Pryor
The commercialization of brides is substantially universal, except in America.The $30,000 Bequest and Other Stories|Mark Twain