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  • v. Alternative spelling of collectivize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. to bring under collective control; to organize for operation by the principles of collectivism; -- especially of farms and industrial enterprises. Same as collectivize.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. bring under collective control; of farms and industrial enterprises


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