centralize centralize  /ˈsɛn trə ˌlaɪz/

Definition(s):

  • (v) make central

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Hippies and nerds alike reveled in Heinlein's contempt for centralized authority.
  2. WWT is not a model of the known universe, but rather a centralized repository for just about everything known about the universe.
  3. But Napster requires a centralized computer to administer its global swap meet.

News

  1. Mirena IUD Birth Control Device Perforated Kentucky Woman’s Uterus, Alleges Lawsuit Filed by Parker Waichman LLP

    Parker Waichman LLP has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Kentucky woman who alleges that the Mirena IUD caused serious injuries when it perforated her uterus. Recently, the Supreme Court of New Jersey centralized Mirena cases to Bergen County. (PRWeb June 21, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/mirena_lawsuit_lee/06/prweb10856566.htm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Bringing jobs to county, city

    By 1943, the first Cullman Chamber of Commerce had been formed. At that time there were few industries but people began to realize the need for a group, such as the Chamber, to centralize their efforts. Raymond Yost was the Chamber’s first president, and Emma Marie Edleman became the go-to person to get things done around Cullman.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Cullman Times

  3. Plano ISD Partners with Hobsons to Simplify College Admissions and Advance College-Going Culture Through Naviance

    District-wide initiative will centralize multiple systems to improve college and career readiness among students (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10841835.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "The internal competition has come to an end," Barak said, "now we must centralize our efforts and do our best, each in their own field. I will invest all my energy and knowledge into strengthening the defense establishment and the Israel...
    on Jun 11, 2007 By: Ehud Barak Source: Ha'aretz

  2. "These programs, as well as 350 charter schools in our great state will remain in limbo, under the real threat of litigation from individuals who want to centralize all education decisions within government bureaucracies," Bush said.
    on Sep 3, 2008 By: Jeb Bush Source: Naples Daily News

  3. "Commissioner Kolluri is a talented and proven administrator, and as chair of these authorities he will be ideally situated to help us centralize our strategic transportation infrastructure program," Governor Corzine said.
    on Mar 22, 2007 By: Jon S Corzine Source: Newsday

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