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standardization

Definitions

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  • n. The process of complying (or evaluate by comparing) with a standard.
  • n. The process of establishing a standard.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of standardizing, or the state of being standardized. Also spelled standardisation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument
  • n. the imposition of standards or regulations
  • n. the condition in which a standard has been successfully established

Etymologies

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standardize +‎ -ation

Examples

  • This standardization is always cited as “the way to get more people into the game.”

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  • Whether or not this view of government’s role in standardization is appropriate today, state adoption of a terrestrial DTV standard – and the promulgation of accompanying regulations – continues to be the international norm.

    New Digital Restriction regime

  • HOW are we going to encourage excellent teachers when tying their hands through mind numbing standardization is slowly killing their creativity?

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  • Name standardization is … if not a myth, exactly, then a pleasant oversimplification.

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  • While efforts have been made to standardize the link level communication protocols used for deep space exploration, further standardization is required.

    Internet - Mirror of Mankind

  • We are adopting U.S. pattern equipment as a practical step in standardization, about which there has been too much talk and much too little done.

    Men—Materials—Money for Canada's Defence

  • By the long experience we have gained in this engineering work, we have discovered little by little the peculiar technique, because after all, standardization is 85 per cent. human, and it is the human factor which is the most refractory part of the work.

    Empire Trade Requires Uniform Standards

  • Cultural globalization is usually defined as the standardization of world culture that enables different cultures to acquire cultural products from one another.

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  • Now, with global hegemony almost completely assured, its time to complete the process of world 'standardization' -- the global society is to be a fascistic-at-the-top, sovietized-at-the-bottom system, where the larger part of the population it to be kept in slavery conditions, managed by a technocratic and military managerial structure.

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  • Speaking about putting great faith in process, Nancy Scola reports on a nascent name standardization project that might just "streamline fundraising reports, regulatory records, and more."

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