renormalise


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Related to renormalise: Renormalizability, Renormalization group
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Verb1.renormalise - make normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard; "normalize relations with China"; "normalize the temperature"; "normalize the spelling"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
normalise, normalize - become normal or return to its normal state; "Let us hope that relations with this country will normalize soon"
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The group in favour accepted an argument that the ban may renormalise smoking, while those against said there was insufficient evidence to back up such claims.
The main reason critics give for the ban is that e-cigarettes look so like real ones they will renormalise ordinary smoking.
A Welsh Government spokesman said: "We are concerned the use of e-cigarettes may renormalise smoking, especially for a generation who have grown up in a largely smokefree society.