normalizer

noun

nor·​mal·​iz·​er ˈnȯr-mə-ˌlī-zər How to pronounce normalizer (audio)
1
: one that normalizes
2
a
: 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

Word History

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined at sense 2a

Time Traveler
The first known use of normalizer was in 1912

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Cite this Entry

“Normalizer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/normalizer. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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