decentralisation

Definitions of decentralisation
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n the spread of power away from the center to local branches or governments

Synonyms:
decentralization
Antonyms:
centralisation, centralization
the act of consolidating power under a central control
Type of:
spread, spreading
act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time

n the social process in which population and industry moves from urban centers to outlying districts

Synonyms:
decentalisation, decentralization
Type of:
social process
a process involved in the formation of groups of persons

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