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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The process of separating into divisions.

Usage examples (21)
  • That's the rule of compartmentalization or departmentalization.
  • Q-- (in progress) -- several things on his mind, and how does he -- you always here a lot about departmentalization.
  • This enterprise is beginning to look like a formal corporation, but it lacks the resources for rigid departmentalization.
  • Growth also greatly increased specialization and departmentalization, which encouraged sectionalism and parochial decision making. for more
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