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Noun1.standardisation - the condition in which a standard has been successfully established; "standardization of nuts and bolts had saved industry millions of dollars"
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
2.standardisation - the imposition of standards or regulations; "a committee was appointed to recommend terminological standardization"
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
stabilization, stabilisation - the act of stabilizing something or making it more stable; "he worked for price stabilization for farm products"; "wage stabilization is necessary for industrial peace"; "stabilization means that the product can be handled under atmospheric conditions"
stylisation, stylization - the act of stylizing; causing to conform to a particular style
3.standardisation - the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument; "the thermometer needed calibration"
activity - any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity"
tuning - (music) calibrating something (an instrument or electronic circuit) to a standard frequency
readjustment, adjustment, registration - the act of adjusting something to match a standard
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(ˈstӕndəd) noun
1. something used as a basis of measurement. The kilogram is the international standard of weight.
2. a basis for judging quality, or a level of excellence aimed at, required or achieved. You can't judge an amateur artist's work by the same standards as you would judge that of a trained artist; high standards of behaviour; His performance did not reach the required standard.
3. a flag or carved figure etc fixed to a pole and carried eg at the front of an army going into battle.
(accepted as) normal or usual; The Post Office likes the public to use a standard size of envelope.
ˈstandardize, ˈstandardise verb
to make or keep (eg products) of one size, shape etc for the sake of convenience etc.
ˌstandardiˈzation, ˌstandardiˈsation noun
ˈstandard-bearer noun
a person who carries a standard or banner.
be up to / below standard
to (fail to) achieve the required standard. Her work is well up to standard.
standard of living
the level of comfort and welfare achieved in any particular society.
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19 (BNA): The Arabian Gulf University (AGU) has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the GCC Standardisation Organisation (GSO) in an effort to spread the standardisation culture and protect consumers, environment and public health via relevant education, studies and research.
Manama: Industry, Commerce and Tourism Ministry in collaboration with GCC Standardisation Organisation kicked off a training programme - Technical Regulations: Principles, Tools and Standards.
Prequalification are invited for Vacancy of 123a - Project Officer Standardisation.
Turning standardisation into a tool to open access to new markets for SMEs, instead of restraining them, will be the primary goal of a new organisation representing European SMEs in the standardisation process, named Small Business Standards (SBS), and officially launched during its first General Assembly, on 13 December.
The Competitiveness Council adopted, on 25 September, conclusions on standardisation and innovation, stressing the contribution that standardisation can make to innovation andacompetitiveness by facilitating access to markets, boosting interoperability and raising standards for users(1).
Standardisation should contribute to a series of actions for innovation and competitiveness, for example improving the energy and resource efficiency of products, developing lead markets' and fostering public procurement respecting innovative standards.
A complete new separation, standardisation and pasteurisation line, for the treatment of yoghurt milk, has been supplied and commissioned in conjunction with Muller Dairies by Tetra Pak Processing.
The present hurdle to widespread adoption is the lack of standardisation among the levels in the value chain of the commercial vehicles market.
Standardisation determines a level of product quality and safety, assuring consumers, for example, that their coffee machine will not explode.
More than 1,000 European standards are adopted each year by the major European standardisation organisations (CEN, CENELEC, ETSI).
During the last three year's, the Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) has become an important organization for standardisation in the mobile web service area.

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