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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To form into divisions.

Usage examples (4)
  • It is not possible to departmentalize the securities business in the minds of the investing public.
  • Then as we began to make parts, we began to departmentalize so that each department would do only one thing.
  • As outlined, the 7th and 8th grade team would departmentalize similar to their current structure, with five core teachers and the additional responsibility of an assist...
  • Equally, we cannot departmentalize Canada. for more
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