Meaning of decriminalization in English:

decriminalization

Pronunciation /ˌdiːˌkrɪmɪn(ə)lʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/

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noun

mass noun
  • The action or process of ceasing to treat something as illegal or as a criminal offence.

    • ‘voters approved decriminalization of the drug’