From bureaucrat(ic) + -ize.
bureaucratize (third-person singular simple present bureaucratizes, present participle bureaucratizing, simple past and past participle bureaucratized)
- To bring something under the control of a bureaucracy; to make bureaucratic.
- 2002, Colin Jones, The Great Nation, Penguin 2003, p. 432:
- Measures aiming to centralize and bureaucratize the state's central finances [...] were also introduced, bringing greater economy and rationality to the Treasury.