[stan-der-dahyz] /ˈstæn dərˌdaɪz/
verb (used with object), standardized, standardizing.
to bring to or make of an established size, weight, quality, strength, or the like:
to standardize manufactured parts.
to compare with or test by a .
to choose or establish a for.
verb (used without object), standardized, standardizing.
to become standardized.
to make or become standard
(transitive) to test by or compare with a standard
1857; see standard + -ize. Related: Standardized; standardizing.
standardize stan·dard·ize (stān’dər-dīz’)
v. stan·dard·ized, stan·dard·iz·ing, stan·dard·iz·es
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