unitization

PRIMARY MEANINGS OF: unitization

1
n
conversion of an investment trust into a unit investment trust
2
n
the joint development of a petroleum resource that straddles territory controlled by different companies
3
n
the act of packaging cargo into unit loads
4
n
(psychology) the configuration of smaller units of information into large coordinated units
FULL DEFINITIONS OF: unitization
1

n conversion of an investment trust into a unit investment trust

Synonyms:
unitisation
Type of:
conversion
act of exchanging one type of money or security for another
2

n the joint development of a petroleum resource that straddles territory controlled by different companies

Synonyms:
unitisation
Type of:
development, exploitation
the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful
3

n the act of packaging cargo into unit loads

Synonyms:
unitisation
Type of:
packaging
the business of packing
4

n (psychology) the configuration of smaller units of information into large coordinated units

Synonyms:
chunking, unitisation
Type of:
configuration, constellation
an arrangement of parts or elements

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unitisation
unitization
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