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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb standardise:

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Definition of the verb standardise

What does standardise mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: standardised | standardising | standardises

  1. evaluate by comparing with a standard
  2. cause to conform to standard or norm

Alternative definition of the verb standardise

verb

  1. To establish a [l, en, standard] consisting of [l, en, regulations] for how something is to be done across an organization.
  2. To make to conform to a standard.
  3. To check for [l, en, conformance] with a standard.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for standardise

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Google previewWomen, Work and Computerization (2000)

Charting a Course to the Future by Ellen Balka, Richard Smith

To classify and to standardise is a human activity. Without this we find it difficult to live and work in a world of artifacts. Classification and standardisation are always ...

Google previewJournal (1900)

Whether it is the time to standardise is a matter for ;...

Google previewJournal of the Institution of Electrical Engineers (1900)

Whether it is the time to standardise is a matter for ;...

Google previewThe Antarctic Dictionary (2000)

A Complete Guide to Antarctic English by Bernadette Hince

attempt to impose precision and standardise use of terms, but they are never wholly successful in such attempts. Some, and perhaps all, of the early recorded uses of ice-pan in NOED (which ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2004)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

Attempting to correct or standardise ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Developing Regional Communities with Information and Communication Technology (2006)

by Xing Huo Yu

This has been the warrant for practice in Management Education, and in times past, would have relied upon a regulatory or professional body generating guidelines to standardise management education practices. In New Zealand, where the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia Of Information Technology (2007)

by Atlantic

attempt to standardise all of these port types and transfer modes. Basically all they did was to formally document the hardware and protocols already in use. The only significant addition being that they allow ECP ports to optionally support  ...

Google previewInstant Encyclopaedia of Geography (1993)

by Shatrughna P. Sinha

using National Economic Development Office data, do, however, standardise for industrial sector. The NEDO covered two industrial sectors, mechanical engineering and clothing. Some 420 firms were included in the analysis, ...

Google previewThe Primary Science and Technology Encyclopedia (2010)

by Christopher Collier, Dan Davies, Alan Howe, Kendra McMahon

Eventually, however, Brunel wasforced to standardise the gauge to fit in with therestof the network –an exampleofhow creative geniusis sometimesthwarted by the needto 'fit in.' It wasn't only Bristolthat benefitedfromBrunel's vision,however; ...

Google previewThe Routledge Encyclopaedia of UK Education, Training and Employment (2013)

From the earliest statutes to the present day by John P. Wilson

This examination was introduced to standardise ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopaedia of Agricultural Science and Technology (2008)

Organic farming by G. Sethuraman, Srinivasa Naidu

Age at weaning or post-weaning: The usual procedure for adjusting for age variations is to standardise the weight to a constant age by a simple multiplicative procedure, WxC Wc = — where Wc is the estimated weight at a constant age C and ...

Google previewHenley's Encyclopaedia of Practical Engineering and Allied Trades ... (1908)

But to standardise as much as possible, a new ...

Google previewThe Workhouse Encyclopedia (2012)

by Peter Higginbotham

In August 1852, the Poor Law Board attempted to standardise the regulations and issuedtheOutdoor Relief Regulation  ...

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Scrabble value of S1T1A1N1D2A1R1D2I1S1E1

The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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