standardisation

World English Dictionary
standardize or standardise (ˈstændəˌdaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to make or become standard
2.  (tr) to test by or compare with a standard
 
standardise or standardise
 
vb
 
standardi'zation or standardise
 
n
 
standardi'sation or standardise
 
n
 
'standardizer or standardise
 
n
 
'standardiser or standardise
 
n

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standardisation

noun
1. the condition in which a standard has been successfully established; "standardization of nuts and bolts had saved industry millions of dollars" [syn: standardization
2. the imposition of standards or regulations; "a committee was appointed to recommend terminological standardization" [syn: standardization
3. the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument; "the thermometer needed calibration" [syn: calibration
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