decentralized

not centralized; having no center or several centers

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  • decentralized — UK US (UK also decentralised) /ˌdiːˈsentrəlaɪzd/ adjective MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE ► used to describe organizations or their activities which are not controlled from one central place, but happen in many different places: »The management structure… …   Financial and business terms

  • decentralized — (Amer.) adj. dispersed, distributed; transferred administrative powers (of a central authority) among local authorities; withdrawn from a center (also decentralised) decentralize (Amer.) de·cen·tral·ize || ‚diː sentrÉ™laɪz v. distribute… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • decentralized — adj. Decentralized is used with these nouns: ↑system …   Collocations dictionary

  • decentralized — adjective withdrawn from a center or place of concentration; especially having power or function dispersed from a central to local authorities a decentralized school administration • Syn: ↑decentralised • Ant: ↑centralized • Similar to:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • decentralized — adjective transfer (authority) from central to local government. → decentralize …   English new terms dictionary

  • Decentralized computing — is the allocation of resources, both hardware and software, to each individual workstation, or office location. In contrast, centralized computing exists when the majority of functions are carried out, or obtained from a remote centralized… …   Wikipedia

  • Decentralized decision making — is any process where the decision making authority is distributed throughout a larger group. It also connotes a higher authority given to lower level functionaries, executives, and workers. This can be in any organization of any size, from a… …   Wikipedia

  • Decentralized network 42 — (also known as dn42) is a decentralized peer to peer network built using VPNs and software BGP routers. While other Darknets try to establish anonymity for their participants, that is not what dn42 is aiming for. It is a network to explore… …   Wikipedia

  • Decentralized Processing — Decentralized Processing,   dezentrale Datenverarbeitung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Decentralized Administration of Macedonia and Thrace — Not to be confused with the General Secretariat for Macedonia and Thrace. Decentralized Administration of Macedonia and Thrace Αποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Μακεδονίας Θράκης   Decentralized Administration of Greece   Country …   Wikipedia

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