|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
|standardize or standardise (ˈstændəˌdaɪz)|
|1.||to make or become standard|
|2.||(tr) to test by or compare with a standard|
|standardise or standardise|
|standardi'zation or standardise|
|standardi'sation or standardise|
|'standardizer or standardise|
|'standardiser or standardise|
standardize stan·dard·ize (stān'dər-dīz')
v. stan·dard·ized, stan·dard·iz·ing, stan·dard·iz·es
To cause to conform to a standard.
To evaluate by comparing with a standard.