bureaucratize

bureaucracy NOUN (pl. bureaucracies) 1) a system of government in which most decisions are taken by state officials rather than by elected representatives. 2) excessively complicated administrative procedure.
DERIVATIVES bureaucratization (also bureaucratisation) noun bureaucratize (also bureaucratise) verb.

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  • bureaucratize — (Amer.) bu·reauc·ra·tize || bjÊŠÉ™ rÉ’krÉ™taɪz v. make bureaucratic (also bureaucratise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bureaucratize — [byoo rä′krə tīz΄, byo͞orä′krə tīz΄] vt., vi. bureaucratized, bureaucratizing to develop into a bureaucracy; make or become bureaucratic bureaucratization n …   English World dictionary

  • bureaucratize — bureaucratization, n. /byoo rok reuh tuyz /, v.t., bureaucratized, bureaucratizing. 1. to divide an administrative agency or office into bureaus. 2. to increase the number of government or business bureaus. 3. to cause to become bureaucratic or… …   Universalium

  • bureaucratize — transitive verb ( tized; tizing) Date: 1880 to make bureaucratic • bureaucratization noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bureaucratize — verb The bring something under the control of a bureaucracy …   Wiktionary

  • bureaucratize — bu·reauc·ra·tize …   English syllables

  • bureaucratize — bu•reauc•ra•tize [[t]byʊˈrɒk rəˌtaɪz[/t]] v. t. tized, tiz•ing gov to cause to become bureaucratic or to resemble a bureaucracy • Etymology: 1890–95; < F bu•reauc ra•ti•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • bureaucratize — v.tr. (also ise) govern by or transform into a bureaucratic system. Derivatives: bureaucratization n …   Useful english dictionary

  • bureaucratized — bureaucratize (Amer.) bu·reauc·ra·tize || bjÊŠÉ™ rÉ’krÉ™taɪz v. make bureaucratic (also bureaucratise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bureaucratizes — bureaucratize (Amer.) bu·reauc·ra·tize || bjÊŠÉ™ rÉ’krÉ™taɪz v. make bureaucratic (also bureaucratise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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