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municipalize

[ myoo-nis-uh-puh-lahyz ]
/ myu藞n瑟s 蓹 p蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), mu路nic路i路pal路ized, mu路nic路i路pal路iz路ing.
to make a municipality of.
to bring under municipal ownership or control.
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Origin of municipalize

First recorded in 1875鈥80; municipal + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM municipalize

mu路nic路i路pal路i路za路tion, nounun路mu路nic路i路pal路ized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for municipalize

municipalize

municipalise

/ (mju藧藞n瑟s瑟p蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb (tr)
to bring under municipal ownership or control
to make a municipality of

Derived forms of municipalize

municipalization or municipalisation, noun
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