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addaword.gifdefinition of subsidiarization

noun
breaking large and unwieldy financial institutions down into more manageable subsidiaries. Also known as 'ring-fencing'.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 27/01/2011 08:31:00
Definition of subsidiarization from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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