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Princeton's WordNet

  1. standardized, standardisedadjective

    brought into conformity with a standard

    "standardized education"

  2. exchangeable, interchangeable, similar, standardized, standardisedadjective

    capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability

    "interchangeable electric outlets" "interchangeable parts"


  1. standardizedadjective

    designed or constructed in a standard manner or according to an official standard


  1. standardized

    Standardization or standardisation is the process of implementing and developing technical standards based on the consensus of different parties that include firms, users, interest groups, standards organizations and governments. Standardization can help maximize compatibility, interoperability, safety, repeatability, or quality. It can also facilitate a normalization of formerly custom processes. In social sciences, including economics, the idea of standardization is close to the solution for a coordination problem, a situation in which all parties can realize mutual gains, but only by making mutually consistent decisions.


  1. standardized

    Standardized refers to a process of implementing and enforcing uniformity or consistency within a specific function, procedure, product or service, often to ensure quality, efficiency or compatibility. This can involve setting rules, creating guidelines, or developing procedures that must be followed to maintain the desired standard. This term is commonly used in education, health care, manufacturing and in many other industries.

Editors Contribution

  1. standardized

    To update to current standard.

    They standardized their working processes to ensure they learn and follow their continuous improvement model.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 16, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of standardized in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of standardized in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of standardized in a Sentence

  1. Arturo Henriquez:

    We are going to mitigate bad practices with a centralized, standardized process with due controls.

  2. Melissa Schwartz:

    The department is compiling decades of files and records to begin a proper review that will allow us to organize documents, identify available and missing information, and ensure that our records system is standardized.

  3. Willa Sibert Cather:

    Writing ought either to be the manufacture of stories for which there is a market demand -- a business as safe and commendable as making soap or breakfast foods -- or it should be an art, which is always a search for something for which there is no market demand, something new and untried, where the values are intrinsic and have nothing to do with standardized values.

  4. Jaret Seiberg:

    We expect additional ESG proposals in the coming years that will tackle social justice and governance as well as asset managers who make ESG claims, the idea is that standardized disclosure would benefit investors by letting them compare performance among public companies.

  5. Jeffrey Yoskowitz:

    A lot of Jewish delis, a lot of Jewish food got stuck in time because it evolved in America, there was a dynamism in the early 20th century when all these immigrants were coming and bringing all sorts of new life, but eventually immigration stopped, and the food just kind of got standardized.

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