Pronunciation : De*na"tion*al*ize Part of Speech : v. Etymology : [Cf. F. dénationaliser.] Definition : Defn: To divest or deprive of national character or rights. Bonaparte's decree denationalizes, as he calls it, all ships that have touched at a British port. Cobbett. An expatriated, denationalized race. G. Eliot.
t. [imp. & p. p. Denationalized; p. pr. & vb. n. Denationalizing.] Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913