Deconcentrate
Deconcentrate De`con*cen"trate, v. t. To withdraw from concentration; to decentralize. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • deconcentrate — transitive verb Date: circa 1889 to reduce or abolish the concentration of ; decentralize • deconcentration noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deconcentrate — deconcentration, n. /dee kon seuhn trayt /, v.t., deconcentrated, deconcentrating. to reduce the power or control of (a corporation, industry, etc.); decentralize. [1885 90; DE + CONCENTRATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • deconcentrate — de·concentrate …   English syllables

  • deconcentrate — de•con•cen•trate [[t]diˈkɒn sənˌtreɪt[/t]] v. t. trat•ed, trat•ing to decentralize • Etymology: 1885–90 de•con cen•tra′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • deconcentrate — verb make less central After the revolution, food distribution was decentralized • Syn: ↑decentralize, ↑decentralise • Ant: ↑concentrate, ↑centralize (for: ↑decentralize), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • decentralise — verb make less central After the revolution, food distribution was decentralized • Syn: ↑decentralize, ↑deconcentrate • Ant: ↑concentrate (for: ↑deconcentrate), ↑centralize …   Useful english dictionary

  • decentralise — v. same as {decentralize}. Opposite of {centralize} and {concentrate} Syn: decentralize, deconcentrate. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deconcentration — noun see deconcentrate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Industrial deconcentration — is a socio economic term used to describe the movement of industrial zones (factories) away from the center of the city, and further away from each other. It is similar to suburbanization, a residential trend in which a large number of the… …   Wikipedia

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