regionalization love

regionalization

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An act, way or process of regionalizing

Etymologies

regionalize +‎ -ation (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • And Matthew J. (ph) tells us on Facebook he's reading this article in National Journal by our friend Ron Brownstein about what he calls the regionalization for the Republican Party, "For the GOP, a Southern Exposure" is the headline here.

    CNN Transcript May 24, 2009

  • (The Nine Nations of North America, by Joel Garreau, a book about the continent's regionalization, is more relevant now than when it was published, in 1981.)

    The Coming Anarchy

  • In the end, Young has opted to stay, to hold on to the keys, to bet on the possibility of a new television deal improving the CFL business model, while abandoning the notion of regionalization, retail complexes and parking for all.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • The new strategy of "regionalization" is aimed at dividing Afghanistan into individual cantons -- in a similar manner to what took place in Lebanon and the former Yugoslavia.

    The Audacity of Ethnic Cleansing; Obama's plan for Afghanistan

  • More-mainstream Hokkaido politicians have seized on Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi's call for economic "regionalization" to demand a greater say in how development aid is spent.

    Rebel Rich

  • The danger in other words is that Iraq's devolution into "regionalization" doesn't stop there but keeps on going, breaking up slowly like fractured glass.

    'Compassionate Colonialism'

  • Until the middle of last year, Beijing used the term "regionalization" when talking about its offshore plans for the currency.

    Forbes.com: News

  • At the time, however, Alberta policy makers had no objective information about health system performance to go on, were caught up in a national urge to blame the patient for cost increases, and took their IT advice from data processing people with billion dollar systems redevelopment ambitions - with the result that "regionalization" beat information as the policy of the day.

    ZDNet News - News Page One

  • The district's 2006 strategic plan listed "regionalization" as the second of 11 goals, but is silent on specifics.

    HeraldNet.com Local, Sports, Business and Entertainment News

  • Sagers said mergers - or "regionalization," in firefighter talk - has been a trend throughout the South Sound; there were 32 fire districts or departments in 1990, compared with

    The News Tribune Blogs

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.