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(Latin: from, away from, off; down; wholly, entirely, utterly, complete; reverse the action of, undo; the negation or reversal of the notion expressed in the primary or root word)

denationalize (verb), denationalizes; denationalized; denationalizing
To transfer an industry or institution from a public to a private ownership.
denaturalization (s) (noun), denaturalizations (pl)
1. The act or process of changing or destroying the quality or nature of something.
2. The deprive someone of the rights of a citizenship.
denaturalize (verb), denaturalizes; denaturalized; denaturalizing
1. To revoke or deny someone of the rights and duties of citizenship.
2. To make something unnatural or abnormal.
denature (verb), denatures; denatured; denaturing
denominate (verb), denominates; denominated; denominating
1. To define something in terms of a specific unit of currency.
2. To give anyone, or anything, a particular name or description.
denomination (s) (noun), denominations (pl)
1. The action of naming from or after something; giving a name to, calling by a name.
2. A mentioning or specifying by name.
3. A characteristic or qualifying name given to a thing or class of things; that which anything is called; an appellation, designation, title.
4. A collection of individuals classed together under the same name; now almost always specifically, a religious sect or body having a common faith and organization, and designated by a distinctive name.
5. A unit of value, especially monetary value.
denominational
Belonging to, or of the nature of, a denomination or church group.
denominationalism
Adherence to or advocacy of certain denominational principles or a denominational system; such as, of education.
denominationalist
An adherent or advocate of denominational church principles or of a denominational system.
denominationally
denominative
1. Having the quality or function of naming; characterized by giving a name to something.
2. Formed or derived from a noun.
denominator
In arithmetic and algebra, the number written below the line in a common fraction, which gives the denomination or value of the parts into which the integer is divided; the corresponding expression in an algebraical fraction, denoting the divisor.
denotation (s) (noun), denotations (pl)
denote (verb), denotes; denoted; denoting
Etymology: from Middle French denoter, from Latin denotare, "to mark out"; from de-, "completely" + notare, "to mark".
denounce (verb), denounces; denounced; denouncing
1. To condemn, to accuse, or to speak out against someone or something: Marcus stood on the street corner denouncing the city's injustices against poor people.

Kent's plan for increasing the company's profits was denounced by his supervisor as being risky and dangerous.

2. To report someone to the police or other authorities for illegal or immoral acts: Kim's cousin decided to go to another country after he was denounced by bank authorities as a swindler or con artist of bank accounts.