sys·​tem·​ize | \ ˈsi-stə-ˌmīz How to pronounce systemize (audio) \
systemized; systemizing

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systemization \ ˌsi-​stə-​mə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce systemize (audio) \ noun

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Recent Examples on the Web The business experts understand the challenges presented with highly volatile data; the data scientists can quickly establish patterns and models where appropriate to resolve data issues; and the engineers can systemize fixes to these issues. Nick Dearden, Forbes, "Reflections From A CTO: How To Combat Extreme Market Disruption With Tech, Talent And Data," 16 Apr. 2021 Since each reservation's biome differs, StarLife will first help communities articulate their needs and provide an à la carte menu of services to help systemize their environment. Danielle Bernabe, Fortune, "How Clubhouse is engaging with Native American communities," 6 Mar. 2021 Our research has discovered that modern-day inventors and autistic people share some traits to an elevated degree, and both have minds that are drawn to hyper-systemize, for partly genetic reasons. Simon Baron-cohen, WSJ, "How Autism and Invention Are Connected," 12 Dec. 2020 The goal—not an easy one to accomplish—is to systemize human courage. Nicole Goodkind, Fortune, "To Build a More Inclusive Workplace, Employers Must ‘Systematize Human Courage’," 11 Dec. 2019 Kim Il Sung is credited with constructing Juche while leading Korean guerrillas in the fight against Japanese colonizing forces, while Kim Jong Il is said to have systemized the concept. Washington Post, "Juche rules North Korean propaganda, but what does it mean?," 29 Sep. 2019 For instance, the data tells us that students who enjoy systemizing are good at math. Chris Lee, Ars Technica, "Love of patterns, order may explain mad math skills—and autism link," 8 Aug. 2018 The Ming dynasty artist and theorist Dong Qichang (1555-1636) systemized a practice of simultaneously channeling and customizing the work of past masters. Holland Cotter, New York Times, "Chinese Landscapes at the Met: If Those Mountains Could Talk," 13 Sep. 2017 Finally: Develop processes at your firm that systemize these best practices and behaviors. WSJ, "How to Identify and Eliminate Implicit Biases in Client Relationships," 28 Aug. 2017

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1748, in the meaning defined above

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“Systemize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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