regionalize
transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1921 to divide into regions or administrative districts ; arrange regionally • regionalization noun

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  • regionalize — (Amer.) v. separate an area into regions for administrative intentions; allocate something to regional administrations (also regionalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • regionalize — [rē′jə nə līz΄] vt. regionalized, regionalizing to divide or organize into, administrate as, etc. a region or regions regionalization n …   English World dictionary

  • regionalize — regional ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to or characteristic of a region. 2) relating to the regions of a country rather than the capital: a regional accent. DERIVATIVES regionalize (also regionalise) verb regionally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • regionalize — regionalization, n. /ree jeuh nl uyz /, v.t., v.i., regionalized, regionalizing. to separate into or arrange by regions. Also, esp. Brit., regionalise. [1920 25; REGIONAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • regionalize — verb a) To divide into regions b) To administer on a regional basis …   Wiktionary

  • regionalize — re·gion·al·ize …   English syllables

  • regionalize — re•gion•al•ize [[t]ˈri dʒə nlˌaɪz[/t]] v. t. v. i. ized, iz•ing to separate into or arrange by regions • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • regionalize — ˈrējənəlˌīz, jnəˌlīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) : to divide into regions or administrative districts : arrange regionally …   Useful english dictionary

  • regionalized — regionalize (Amer.) v. separate an area into regions for administrative intentions; allocate something to regional administrations (also regionalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • regionalizes — regionalize (Amer.) v. separate an area into regions for administrative intentions; allocate something to regional administrations (also regionalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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