German translation of 'devolve'
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He has identified ways to cut its 600m supply chain spending by 12% and devolved more responsibility to regional management teams.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
That devolved responsibility includes pricing.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Today, technology, ownership and choice all point in the direction of more devolved power and a smaller role for government.The Global Marketplace (1993)
He said leadership had become a huge preoccupation because organisations had changed over the past few decades, with power and responsibility being devolved down the organisational chain.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The question of devolved responsibility for policing and justice has been a running sore in Northern Ireland politics.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But when you devolve responsibility to regions you can't then try and control them.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Calls for alternative settlements for the devolved administrations are on the agenda for the meeting.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
He called for Labour to devolve power to local people.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He promised yesterday to make Holyrood the most powerful devolved administration in the world, with powers to levy its own income tax.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It followed a round of talks between the PM and heads of devolved administrations.The Sun (2017)
It would be for the devolved administrations to decide whether to match the guarantee.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Such a coalition or pact will no doubt be based upon a public agreement, as has been the case with devolved administrations in Scotland.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The devolved administration is facing collapse over the failure of Unionists and nationalists to agree controversial welfare reforms.The Sun (2015)
They backed government plans to devolve Sunday trading laws to local councils.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Westminster could change the position but this might be against the will of the devolved administrations, he said.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
There are uncertainties about staying in the union (how many more powers will be devolved?Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: devolve VERB
If you devolve power, authority, or responsibility to a less powerful person or group, or if it devolves upon them, it is transferred to them.
...the need to decentralize and devolve power to regional governments.
Translation of devolve from the Collins English to German Dictionary