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normalize

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verb nor·mal·ize \ˈnȯr-mə-ˌlīz\

Simple Definition of normalize

  • : to bring (someone or something) back to a usual or expected state or condition

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of normalize

normalizednormalizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to make conform to or reduce to a norm or standard

  3. 2 :  to make normal (as by a transformation of variables)

  4. 3 :  to bring or restore (as relations between countries) to a normal condition

normalizable play \-ˌlī-zə-bəl\ adjective
normalization play \ˌnȯr-mə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Examples of normalize in a sentence

  1. The drug normalizes heart function.

  2. The talks are aimed at normalizing relations between the countries.

  3. It took years for the political situation in the country to normalize.



1865

First Known Use of normalize

1865


Medical Dictionary

normalize

transitive verb nor·mal·ize

Medical Definition of normalize

normalized or British normalised; normalizing or British normalising

  1. :  to make conform to or reduce to a norm or standard <normalize blood pressure>

normalization or British normalisation \ˌnȯr-mə-lə-ˈzā-shən\play noun


Variants of normalize

or British normalise \ˈnȯr-mə-ˌlīz\play


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