Definition of nationalized in English:

nationalized

(British nationalised)

Pronunciation /ˈnaSH(ə)nəˌlīzd/ /ˈnæʃ(ə)nəˌlaɪzd/

adjective

  • 1(of a major branch of industry or commerce) under state ownership or control.

    ‘the nationalized industries’
    • ‘countries with nationalized healthcare systems’
  • 2archaic (of a foreigner) naturalized.

    • ‘he is now a nationalized Frenchman’