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English definition of “standardize”

standardize

verb [T] (UK also standardise)     /ˈstændədaɪz/
to make things of the same type have the same basic features : standardize procedures/processes/systems The agreement requires states to standardize their tax collection systems . The profile summarizes key information about a mutual fund in a standardized format designed to make it easier to compare funds .
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