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de·moc·ra·tize

 (dĭ-mŏk′rə-tīz′)
tr.v. de·moc·ra·tized, de·moc·ra·tiz·ing, de·moc·ra·tiz·es
To make democratic.

de·moc′ra·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Noun1.democratization - the action of making something democratic
group action - action taken by a group of people
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democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndemocratización f
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democratization

[dɪˌmɒkrətaɪˈzeɪʃən] democratisation (British)
n [country, system] → démocratisation f
modif [process] → de démocratisation f
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Despite this, Caid Essebsi had managed to ensure the democratic transition and succeeded in the first democratic elections in Tunisia.
WASHINGTON, March 6 (KUNA) -- The US reiterated Wednesday its strong support the democratic transition in Venezuela, warning that it would sanction foreign financial institutions involved in "illegitimate transactions" benefiting incumbent President Nicolas Maduro.
In a report, the daily said after the democratic transition of power in Pakistan last month, some of President Trump's top advisers argue that the time is ripe for Washington to begin restoring the military aid for Pakistan that was cut at the start of the year.
Polling took place across Pakistan on Wednesday despite sporadic incidents of violence, but remained largely peaceful as the country moves towards its second democratic transition of power.
With the nation on the cusp of experiencing a democratic transition of power, report irregularities wherever you see them.
This issue comprises a special section on youth and democratic transition, with articles that include: 'Generational Movements in the Context of Democratic Transition: A Theoretical Introduction to the Concepts and Foundational Statements' by Ahmed Tohamy; 'Does Generational Theory Provide an Explanation for the Tunisian Revolution?' by Chaker Houki; 'From the 20 February Movement to the Rif Movement: Does Morocco Fear Democracy, or the Youth Generation?' by Ahmed Elkatabi; 'Youth in Sudan and the Reformation of the Public Sphere: A Study of the Dynamics of Social Action and the Potentialities for Public Involvement' by Ashraf Osman Mohammed Elhassan; and 'Democratic Transition in Somalia: Somali Youth as Influencers' by Abdirahman Issa.
NED encourages applications from organizations working in diverse environments including newly established democracies, semi-authoritarian countries, highly repressive societies and countries undergoing democratic transition, said a press release issued here on Wednesday.
support for Burma's democratic transition," the U.S.
Anderson concentrates on ArgentinaAEs democratic transition years of 1983-99.
Summary: Tunisian Foreign minister Mongi Hamdi expressed Thursday in Rabat his country's "deep gratefulness" to King Mohammed VI and Morocco for their continued support to Tunisia's democratic transition process.
Summary: The democratic transition in Tunisia remains young and vulnerable, but it is indeed the first democratic transition in modern Arab history that has taken root in an environment of sustained citizen activism.

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