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deconcentrate

[ dee-kon-suhn-treyt ]
/ di藞k蓲n s蓹n藢tre瑟t /
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verb (used with object), de路con路cen路trat路ed, de路con路cen路trat路ing.
to reduce the power or control of (a corporation, industry, etc.); decentralize.
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Origin of deconcentrate

First recorded in 1885鈥90; de- + concentrate

OTHER WORDS FROM deconcentrate

de路con路cen路tra路tion, noun
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