Meaning of NORMALIZE in English

— normalization , n.

/nawr"meuh luyz'/ , v. , ized, normalizing .


1. to make normal.

2. to establish or resume (relations) in a normal manner, as between countries.

3. Metall. to heat (a steel alloy) to a suitable temperature above the transformation range and then to cool in still air at ambient temperature.


4. to become normal; resume a normal state: Prices soon normalized after the war.

Also, esp. Brit., normalise .

[ 1860-65; NORMAL + -IZE ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .