normalize

[nawr-muh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), normalized, normalizing.
1.
to make normal.
2.
to establish or resume (relations) in a normal manner, as between countries.
3.
Metallurgy. to heat (a steel alloy) to a suitable temperature above the transformation range and then to cool in still air at ambient temperature.
verb (used without object), normalized, normalizing.
4.
to become normal; resume a normal state: Prices soon normalized after the war.
Also, especially British, normalise.


Origin:
1860–65; normal + -ize

normalization, noun
denormalization, noun
overnormalization, noun
overnormalize, verb (used with object), overnormalized, overnormalizing.
renormalization, noun
renormalize, verb (used with object), renormalized, renormalizing.
unnormalized, adjective
unnormalizing, adjective
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normalization or normalisation (ˌnɔːməlaɪˈzeɪʃən)
 
n
1.  the act or process of normalizing
2.  social welfare the policy of offering mentally or physically handicapped people patterns, conditions, and experiences of everyday life as close as possible to those of nonhandicapped people, by not segregating them physically, socially, and administratively from the rest of society
 
normalisation or normalisation
 
n

normalize or normalise (ˈnɔːməˌlaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to bring or make into the normal state
2.  to bring into conformity with a standard
3.  to heat (steel) above a critical temperature and allow it to cool in air to relieve internal stresses; anneal
 
normalise or normalise
 
vb

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Example sentences
In short, causation is not proven by eradication and normalization of disease
  pathology.
Our stay in prison is proof that normalization remains elusive.
If we're on the topic of alternatives how about some form of six-sigma
  normalization of the prices of goods and wages.
Shock therapy is based on an abrupt monetary normalization, balanced budget and
  the stuff.
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