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1. expropriation

noun. ['ˌɛkˌsproʊpriːˈeɪʃən'] taking out of an owner's hands (especially taking property by public authority).

Synonyms

  • arrogation

Etymology

  • -ion (English)
  • expropriate (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Expropriation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word expropriation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Overriding interests are sovereign powers that have the power to allocate or reallocate land through expropriation.

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