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"standardize" in British English

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standardizeverb [T]

(UK usually standardise) uk   /ˈstæn.də.daɪz/  us   /ˈstæn.dɚ.daɪz/
standardization
noun [U] (UK usually standardisation) uk   /ˌstæn.də.daɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌstæn.dɚ.dəˈzeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of standardize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"standardize" in American English

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standardizeverb [T]

 us   /ˈstæn·dərˌdɑɪz/
to make one thing the same as others of that type, or to compare one thing to something accepted as a model: Governor Vizard wants to standardize school spending throughout the state.
standardization
noun [U]  us   /ˌstæn·dər·dəˈzeɪ·ʃən/
At first, they made no attempt at standardization.
standardized
adjective [not gradable]  /ˈstæn·dərˌdɑɪzd/
Standardized tests will be used to measure their progress.
(Definition of standardize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"standardize" in Business English

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standardizeverb [T]

(UK also standardise) uk   us   /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.
(Definition of standardize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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