centralize

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cen·tral·ize / ˈsentrəˌlīz/ • v. [tr.] concentrate (control of an activity or organization) under a single authority. ∎  bring (activities) together in one place: the ultimate goal is to centralize boxing under one umbrella. DERIVATIVES: cen·tral·i·za·tion / ˌsentrələˈzāshən/ n.