Synonyms for devolution

Synonyms for (noun) devolution

Synonyms: devolution, devolvement

Definition: the delegation of authority (especially from a central to a regional government)

Similar words: delegating, delegation, deputation, relegating, relegation

Definition: authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions

Synonyms: degeneration, devolution

Definition: the process of declining from a higher to a lower level of effective power or vitality or essential quality

Similar words: physical process, process

Definition: a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states

Usage: events now in process; the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls

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