Definition of normalize
1 : to make conform to or reduce to a norm or standard
2 : to make normal (as by a transformation of variables)
3 : to bring or restore (as relations between countries) to a normal condition
normalizableplay \ˈnȯr-mə-ˌlī-zə-bəl\ adjective
normalizationplay \ˌnȯr-mə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun
Examples of normalize in a sentence
The drug normalizes heart function.
The talks are aimed at normalizing relations between the countries.
It took years for the political situation in the country to normalize.
First Known Use of normalize
NORMALIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of normalize for English Language Learners
: to bring (someone or something) back to a usual or expected state or condition
Medical Definition of normalize
: to make conform to or reduce to a norm or standard <normalize blood pressure>
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