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- n. The process or act of making more liberal.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of liberalizing; the act of making less strict.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act or process of liberalizing or making liberal. Also spelled liberalisation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the act of making less strict
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Opposition to immigration liberalization is objectively anti-worker. howard Says:
The trend in liberalization of drug laws reflects the overall change in our value system.
The overall impact of trade liberalization is undoubtedly positive for virtually any country.
We also know that for individual countries to prosper in very wide markets, liberalization is a continuous inducement to increase productivity and to upgrade quality, therefore competitiveness.
I certainly like the second part after the comma but it's an open question, in my mind, whether open markets -- if we mean "liberalization" -- has created more wealth.
The country’s move toward greater liberalization is helping regional airports as well.
And historically, the legalization of corruption, today called liberalization, has been resolved with the guillotine or the firing squad.
Yet, the move hardly deserves to be called a liberalization effort.
- Why is it happening during the so called liberalization?
Not just because of some residual male chauvinism, perhaps, but also because she was too obviously the candidate of reform, of liberalization - in other words, she was the candidate who was deemed most "American."