Meaning of “standardize” in the English Dictionary

"standardize" in English

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standardizeverb [ T ]

UK usually standardise uk /ˈstæn.də.daɪz/ us /ˈstæn.dɚ.daɪz/
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.
noun [ U ] us /ˌstæn·dər·dəˈzeɪ·ʃən/

At first, they made no attempt at standardization.
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 /ˈstændədaɪz/ us

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)