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What is the noun for institutionalisation?

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  1. A custom or practice of a society or community.
  2. An organization similarly long established and respected, particularly one involved with education, public service, or charity work.
  3. The building or buildings which house such an organization.
  4. (informal) Other places or businesses similarly long established and respected.
  5. (informal) A person similarly long established in a place, position, or field.
  6. The act of instituting something.
  7. (obsolete) That which institutes or instructs, particularly a textbook or system of elements or rules.
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  9. Examples:
    1. “The late Mr. Anderson, professor of natural philosophy, founded an institution to promote the knowledge of natural philosophy and history.”
      “By the 1980s, this center evolved into a leading world institution for advanced learning and a location of festivals in the performing arts, visual arts, and music.”
      “The Council recognized the necessity for the institution of a public library and agreed to take over.”
  1. An organization founded to promote a cause
  2. An institution of learning; a college, especially for technical subjects
  3. The building housing such an institution
  4. (obsolete) The act of instituting; institution.
  5. (obsolete) That which is instituted, established, or fixed, such as a law, habit, or custom.
  6. (law, Scotland) The person to whom an estate is first given by destination or limitation.
  7. Synonyms:
  8. Examples:
    1. “I was starting to think, from reading the journal, that I had joined an institute for computer boffins.”
      “They made a sort of institute and digest of anarchy.”
  1. One who institutes something.
  2. (obsolete) One who educates; an instructor.
  3. (obsolete) A presbyter appointed by the bishop to institute a rector or assistant minister over a parish church.
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  5. Examples:
    1. “He stands as the mythical representative and institutor of all the festivities of Yule.”
      “At lunch, the institutor tells us the reality about schools in rural villages.”
      “Facing this table is the seat of Peter of Estivet, the institutor of the process.”
  1. the process of establishing a practice as a norm
  2. the process of committing a person to a facility where their freedom to leave will be restrained, usually a mental hospital
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  4. Examples:
    1. “The effect has been to institutionalize a process that, by its very nature, seems to defy institutionalization.”
      “The result has been the institutionalization of agricultural dumping by national farm policy, the report concluded.”
      “What we are talking about is institutionalization in an art form where the transitory is standard.”
  1. Adherence to the established religion, or to established codes of conduct
  2. The use of public institutions in health care and social services
  3. Examples:
    1. “On the other hand, one can consider liberalism or liberal institutionalism as an alternative to realism and neorealism.”
      “We have no such bricks-and-mortar institutionalism to counter, nor a safe structure within which to slowly develop.”
      “At the same time, new institutionalism recognized that formal institutions were more important than behaviouralists had suggested.”
  1. (British spelling) the process of embedding something within an organisation or society as an established custom or norm.
  2. Examples:
    1. “One could be inclined to adopt the view that institutionalisation of horizontal integration is not necessary.”
      “This is important both to protect the woman's right to family life, and to prevent institutionalisation of children.”
      “Arguably, Colombia would be better served by the institutionalisation of his policies, rather than the continuation of his rule.”
  1. An adherent of institutionalism (in various senses)
  1. A writer or compiler of, or a commentator on, institutes.
  1. The quality of being institutional.
  1. plural of institutionalism
  1. plural of institutionalist
  1. plural of institutionality
  1. plural of institution
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Poverty is created by institutions, concepts, and policies. We need to go back to the drawing board to redesign these and remove the barriers.”
      “The main aim was to facilitate and effectivate information retrieval and update in all the institutions concerned.”
      “In Amerikkka, this movement is evident from efforts to control the institutions serving and located within Black communities.”
  1. plural of institutist
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