transitive verb-·cized·, -·ciz·ing
to remove from political influence
transitive verbde·po·lit·i·cized, de·po·lit·i·ciz·ing, de·po·lit·i·ciz·es
To remove the political aspect from; remove from political influence or control: depoliticize the administration of justice.
(third-person singular simple present depoliticizes, present participle depoliticizing, simple past and past participle depoliticized)
- To remove something from political influence
de- + politicize