from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To establish a routine for.
- transitive v. To reduce to a routine: a government that routinized mass murder while carrying out its totalitarian policies.
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- v. To make routine, to make common by repetition.
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Over my objections, California enacted AB 682 last year, which removed the legal requirement of post- and pre- test counselling in California, in an attempt to "routinize" HIV testing in the state.
No, this is all about heightening the fear level of the American people, to routinize us to living in a police state.
FERRE: So what health officials are trying to do is really routinize this testing.
In the case of 9/11, the Commission recommendations were to “routinize” and “put in place systems” and “provide a framework” for analyzing improbable scenarios.
My aim in all this isn't to routinize our meals even further, it's to provide myself with a framework for meal planning.
Placing a link to the FDLpedia on every comment would routinize its charisma.
Even where risks are necessarily present, we seek to routinize the process of risk assessment and risk management through techniques such as cost-benefit analysis.
Ignoring the behavior will tend to routinize it and increase it, not eliminate it.
You have to routinize some aspects of it "chunk" the task, if you will, or it's impossible to perform the whole task.
If the kids are more similar, obviously they would tend to have more similar learning patterns, and you can do things that sort of routinize the educational system more in the early grades.
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