deconcentrate

[ dee-kon-suhn-treyt ]
/ diˈkɒn sənˌtreɪt /

verb (used with object), de·con·cen·trat·ed, de·con·cen·trat·ing.

to reduce the power or control of (a corporation, industry, etc.); decentralize.

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Origin of deconcentrate

First recorded in 1885–90; de- + concentrate

OTHER WORDS FROM deconcentrate

de·con·cen·tra·tion, noun
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