normalizer

noun
nor·​mal·​iz·​er | \ ˈnȯr-mə-ˌlī-zər How to pronounce normalizer (audio) \

Definition of normalizer

1 : one that normalizes
2a : a subgroup consisting of those elements of a group for which the group operation with regard to a given element is commutative
b : the set of elements of a group for which the group operation with regard to every element of a given subgroup is commutative

First Known Use of normalizer

1912, in the meaning defined at sense 2a

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“Normalizer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/normalizer. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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