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cod·i·fy

 (kŏd′ĭ-fī′, kō′də-)
tr.v. cod·i·fied, cod·i·fy·ing, cod·i·fies
1. To organize or arrange systematically, especially in writing: "Arguments for the existence of God have been codified for centuries by theologians" (Richard Dawkins).
2. To establish or express in a conventional form or standard formulation: "The unification of motion and rest ... was proposed by Galileo and codified in Newton's first law of motion" (Lee Smolin).
3. To turn (a common law requirement or practice) into law.

cod′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.
cod′i·fi′er n.

codify

(ˈkəʊdɪˌfaɪ; ˈkɒ-)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
(Communications & Information) (tr) to organize or collect together (laws, rules, procedures, etc) into a system or code
ˈcodiˌfier n
ˌcodiˈfiable adj
ˌcodifiaˈbility n

cod•i•fy

(ˈkɒd əˌfaɪ, ˈkoʊ də-)

v.t. -fied, -fy•ing.
1. to reduce (laws, rules, etc.) to a code.
2. to make a digest or systematic arrangement of.
[1795–1805]
cod`i•fi`a•bil′i•ty (-əˈbɪl ɪ ti) n.
cod′i•fi`er, n.

codify


Past participle: codified
Gerund: codifying

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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.codify - organize into a code or system, such as a body of law; "Hammurabi codified the laws"
systematise, systematize, systemise, systemize - arrange according to a system or reduce to a system; "systematize our scientific knowledge"

codify

verb systematize, catalogue, classify, summarize, tabulate, collect, organize The latest draft of the agreement codifies the panel's decision.
Translations

codify

[ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ] VTcodificar

codify

[ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ] vt [+ rules, laws] → codifier

codify

vt lawskodifizieren

codify

[ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ] vtcodificare (leggi)
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These virtue ethical constraints of consequentialist calculus show yet another feature of the Dalai Lama's ethics: the rejection of what Hursthouse calls the "strong codifiability thesis.
Its first sub-dimension is the complexity level that makes the capability hard to imitate and represents the ideas concerned with the concepts of codifiability, teachability, complexity, system dependence, product observability, routines and capability interdependence, and causal ambiguity (Barney, 2001; Eisenhardt & Martin, 2000; Lavie, 2006; Kazanjian & Rao, 1999; Rivkin, 2000; Sanchez & Heene, 2010; Sirmon et al.
Nonetheless, greater codifiability of distant knowledge was seen to actually reduce this positive effect on performance.
En este punto, se destaca el criterio de codifiability -que remite al conocimiento, comprension, creencias y actitudes- como condicion que permita la transmision entre los miembros de la comunidad de la prohibicion, el permiso o la prescripcion contenidos en las reglas.
Codifiability refers to a firm's capacity to structure knowledge according to rules that can be communicated.
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These factors decrease the codifiability (Levi, Kleindorfer and Wu 2003) of the transaction, which increases the number of contingencies that the parties must agree upon (Williamson 1975, 1985).
Overall, the degree of codifiability of knowledge varies a great deal across firms, thus affecting their incentives to introduce external labour flexibility.