liberalize[lib′ər əl īz′, lib′rəl īz′]
verblib·er·al·ized, lib·er·al·iz·ing, lib·er·al·iz·es
liberalize - Computer Definition
Referring to reforming the telecommunications environment by reducing or eliminating the monopoly of the national carrier and creating a competitive environment. Liberalization generally is associated with some level of privatization, which involves transferring all or some portion of the telephone utility from government to private ownership. See also privatize and utility.