Definition of "nationalisation" []

  • To put (an industry, resources, etc) under state control or ownership (verb)
  • To make national in scope, character, or status (verb)
  • Act of taking formerly private assets into public or state ownership. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nationalisation" in a sentence
  • "Warning against what he described as the nationalisation of universities to address the problem, Wiechers said universities would have to find their own solutions."
  • "He added, “If nationalisation is what works, then we should do it.”"
  • "I'd also argue that nationalisation is a good way of ensuring that we aren't held to ransom by the doctors 'cartel."