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EtymologyEdit

From German Schröder +‎ -isation. From former German chancellor Gerhard Schröder.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌʃɹɜː.də.ɹaɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/

NounEdit

Schröderisation (uncountable)

  1. The co-opting and corruption of foreign political and/or business figures by hostile regimes, especially kleptocratic ones.
    • 2013, Boris Nemtsov, The adoption of the EU Magnitsky Law would be a blow to the criminal regime[1]:
      But it is true that he has managed to pull off a "Schröderisation" (buying politicians, businessmen, etc.) of Europe.