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English noun: standardisation

1. standardisation (state) the condition in which a standard has been successfully established


SamplesStandardization of nuts and bolts had saved industry millions of dollars.


Synonymsstandardization


Broader (hypernym)condition, status

2. standardisation (act) the imposition of standards or regulations


SamplesA committee was appointed to recommend terminological standardization.


Synonymsnormalisation, normalization, standardization


Broader (hypernym)social control


Narrower (hyponym)stabilisation, stabilization, stylisation, stylization

3. standardisation (act) the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument


SamplesThe thermometer needed calibration.


Synonymscalibration, standardization


Broader (hypernym)activity


Narrower (hyponym)adjustment, readjustment, registration, tuning









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