disintegration


disintegration
disintegration dis‧in‧te‧gra‧tion [dɪsˌɪntˈgreɪʆn] noun [uncountable]
ECONOMICS when a group of producers stops producing particular products themselves and start buying them from other producers — opposite integration

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disintegration UK US /dɪˌsɪntɪˈgreɪʃən/ noun [U] ECONOMICS
a situation in which a company is divided into smaller companies, or an industry changes so that it contains more small companies and fewer large ones
Compare INTEGRATION(Cf. ↑integration)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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