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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Adapt a procedure to an administrative system.

Usage examples (13)
  • Shortly after Hayes' story was published, the Department of Defense issued a terse statement saying, in the kind of bureaucratize in which the DOD specializes, pay no...
  • We have tried to bureaucratize charity, and failed miserably.
  • Before a new rule could be instituted, it had to be justified with a cost-benefit analysis, making it more challenging for bureaucrats to bureaucratize.
  • Instead of revealing the hard facts of criminal trials, managers and officials within the criminal justice system are often inclined to rent-seek, collude, and... for more
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