Etymology
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commercialization (n.)

"operation of making (something) a matter of profit above other considerations," 1885, from commercialize + noun ending -ation.

updated on February 04, 2018

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Definitions of commercialization from WordNet

commercialization (n.)
the act of commercializing something; involving something in commerce;
my father considered the commercialization of Christmas to be a sacrilege
both companies will retain control over the commercialization of their own products
the government tried to accelerate the commercialization of this development
Synonyms: commercialisation
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