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nationalisation

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See nationalization, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Chiefly Brit. same as nationalization.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Act of taking formerly private assets into public or state ownership.

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

  • noun the action of forming or becoming a nation
  • noun changing something from private to state ownership or control
  • noun the action of rendering national in character

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

national +‎ -isation

Examples

  • Warning against what he described as the nationalisation of universities to address the problem, Wiechers said universities would have to find their own solutions.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • He added, “If nationalisation is what works, then we should do it.”

    Matthew Yglesias » Nationalizing in Order

  • I'd also argue that nationalisation is a good way of ensuring that we aren't held to ransom by the doctors 'cartel.

    Health Care Madness, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • "A short-term nationalisation of the banking sector may well be both necessary and the right thing to do."

    Quote Of The Day

  • "A short-term nationalisation of the banking sector may well be both necessary and the right thing to do."

    Archive 2008-10-01

  • Africa's first democratic elections in April, the dreaded word nationalisation that once figured in the ANC agenda has barely been mentioned.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • However, the ANC had dropped the idea of nationalisation because of the negative reaction received from foreign countries.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • When Anglo American's chief executive, Cynthia Carroll, referred to nationalisation as "the road to ruin" and its proponents as "false prophets", she obtained the backing of the mines minister, Susan Shabangu.

    The Guardian World News

  • Showing page 1 of 1 comment pages, 4 total comments But Mandela renounced the idea of nationalisation later, realising that the country would not get overseas investment, which would be badly needed, should it be implemented.

    IOL: News

  • Showing page 1 of 1 comment pages, 4 total comments But Mandela renounced the idea of nationalisation later, realising that the country would not get overseas investment, which would be badly needed, should it be implemented.

    IOL: News

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