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 (dĭ-fĭn′ĭ-tīz′, dĕf′ĭ-nĭ-)
tr.v. de·fi·ni·tized, de·fi·ni·tiz·ing, de·fi·ni·tiz·es
To make definite: contractual changes that have been definitized.

de·fi′ni·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.


(ˈdɛfənɪˌtaɪz; dɪˈfɪnɪˌtaɪz) or


vb (tr)
to make (something) definitive, specific, or clear
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One of these improvements will be definitization of requirements by Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Centers (FLCs) prior to ship orders, thus eliminating a key vulnerability with un-priced requirements.
1m of funding related to the definitization of Year 1 of the BFT-1 sustainment contract (for which the Year 1 performance period ended March 31, 2013).
In this passage, there is both a definitization of "they" (we infer that they must be two men, and that the character who says "I" is already familiar with one of them, named Luster) and a strengthening of the opposition between "I" and "they.
As part of the definitization of the letter contract, the Air Force and the General Electric Space Division negotiated an agreement on price on the basis of customary progress payments.
Senior leaders in all sectors--and especially in critical areas such as munitions--should begin to focus on the status of planned and ongoing acquisitions to ensure speedy contract definitization and timely execution.
Pursuant to the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act, GAO assessed whether DOD actions taken as required by the act have (1) improved departmental insight and oversight of UCA use and (2) resulted in local commands meeting DOD's standards for documenting the basis for negotiating the contractor profit or fee, definitization timelines, and obligation amounts.
Assad's memo states, "When possible, to discourage extended periods of performance prior to definitization, contracting officers should avoid obligating the maximum possible funding at the time of the UCA award.
According to Admiral Thad Allen, Commandant, the issue concerns "the capacity of our acquisition staffs to deal with the myriad definitization of task orders, particular line items, the ability to interact with the extensive amount of nodes that you have in Integrated Coast Guard Systems.
177) The Air Force also issued a Mandatory Procedure that requires UCA approval authorities to track UCAs with reporting requirements if any UCAs fail to meet required definitization dates.
Definitization of bilateral contract modifications after a negotiated settlement of a contractor's claim for equitable adjustment requires that the contracting officer include in the supplemental agreement a release similar to the following: