normalize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to create normal, especially to cause to adapt to a standard or norm: normalize a patient's temperature; normalizing relations with an old adversary nation.
    • to produce (a text or language) regular and constant, specifically with respect to spelling or style.
    • to get rid of strains and minimize coarse crystalline structures in (metal), especially by heating and cooling.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to be or return to regular: looking forward to diplomatic relations to normalize.
  • verb:
    • to create normal, which will make standard.
    • To format in a standardized way, to produce constant.
    • (data) To reduce to variations by excluding unimportant aspects.
    • To return a set of things (switches) to the normal place.
    • to go back to your normal place through the reverse position.
    • (processing, database) To subject to normalization; to remove redundancy in (a model for saving information).
    • (mathematics) To divide a vector by its magnitude to create a unit vector.
    • In order to make normal.
    • In order to make standard; determine the worth in comparison to an item of known standard price.
    • To convert to a regular type or measure; adjust the worthiness or values in order to comply with a typical measure or pattern.
    • be typical or come back to its normal state
    • make typical or cause to comply with a norm or standard
    • provide a desired persistence, texture, or hardness by a procedure of slowly cooling and heating
  • others:
    • To make regular; reduce to a typical; cause to conform to a regular.

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