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Decentralization

Decentralization means that the control of operations is delegated to many managers throughout the organization. The term segment is sometimes used to identify an area of responsibility in decentralized operations.


Decentralization is the decision makeup based at lower levels of the organization.


Decentralization is a philosophy of organization and management that focuses on the dispersal of authority within an organization structure.

 

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Decentralization
- The action of decentralizing, or the state of being decentralized.
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