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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Centralize  \Cen"tral*ize\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Centralized};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Centralizing}.]  [Cf.  F.  centraliser.] 
  To  draw  or  bring  to  a  center  point;  to  gather  into  or  about  a 
  center;  to  bring  into  one  system,  or  under  one  control. 
 
  [To]  centralize  the  power  of  government.  --Bancroft. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  centralize 
  v  :  make  central;  "The  Russian  government  centralized  the 
  distribution  of  food"  [syn:  {concentrate}]  [ant:  {decentralize}, 
  {decentralize}] 




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