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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.
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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
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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.
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codify


Past participle: codified
Gerund: codifying

Imperative
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Present
I codify
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he/she/it codifies
we codify
you codify
they codify
Preterite
I codified
you codified
he/she/it codified
we codified
you codified
they codified
Present Continuous
I am codifying
you are codifying
he/she/it is codifying
we are codifying
you are codifying
they are codifying
Present Perfect
I have codified
you have codified
he/she/it has codified
we have codified
you have codified
they have codified
Past Continuous
I was codifying
you were codifying
he/she/it was codifying
we were codifying
you were codifying
they were codifying
Past Perfect
I had codified
you had codified
he/she/it had codified
we had codified
you had codified
they had codified
Future
I will codify
you will codify
he/she/it will codify
we will codify
you will codify
they will codify
Future Perfect
I will have codified
you will have codified
he/she/it will have codified
we will have codified
you will have codified
they will have codified
Future Continuous
I will be codifying
you will be codifying
he/she/it will be codifying
we will be codifying
you will be codifying
they will be codifying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been codifying
you have been codifying
he/she/it has been codifying
we have been codifying
you have been codifying
they have been codifying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been codifying
you will have been codifying
he/she/it will have been codifying
we will have been codifying
you will have been codifying
they will have been codifying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been codifying
you had been codifying
he/she/it had been codifying
we had been codifying
you had been codifying
they had been codifying
Conditional
I would codify
you would codify
he/she/it would codify
we would codify
you would codify
they would codify
Past Conditional
I would have codified
you would have codified
he/she/it would have codified
we would have codified
you would have codified
they would have codified
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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"
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codify

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

codify

[ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ] VTcodificar
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codify

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

vt lawskodifizieren
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codify

[ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ] vtcodificare (leggi)
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In terms of the complexity and codifiability of knowledge, and supplier capabilities, the observed empirical patterns matched the expected patterns.
Table 1: Relative Differences between Product and Process Innovation Dimensions of Analysis Product Innovation Process Innovation Objective of Novelty Efficiency innovation Competitive impact Price Cost Valuation of External market Internal, managerial innovation or value feedback evaluation Degree of novelty Radical, exploration Incremental, valued or rareness exploitation Codifiability of Clear, concrete, Unclear, obscure, knowledge or explicit, higher tacit, lower imitability Location of knowledge Technological, Organizational, or substitutability separable, independent systemic, interdependent Source: Un & Asakawa (2015, p.
In considering models for expansion, CMS will need to assess their generalizability, codifiability, and political viability as well as whether they saved money.
The level of intent exhibited by the family to pass down the firm to a family member and the level of codifiability of the knowledge being integrated amongst family members is proposed to magnify the positive relationship between knowledge integration and the attainment of family harmony and family satisfaction.
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." That is, the rejection of a universally applicable decision procedure for determining the right action in any particular case (Hursthouse 39-40).
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., 2007; Zander & Kogut, 1995).
Nonetheless, greater codifiability of distant knowledge was seen to actually reduce this positive effect on performance.
However, these same factors could also facilitate the development of two important knowledge attributes: (1) codifiability, and (2) complexity (Agrawal, 2006).
(166) Their account does not depend on the codifiability of "the values that determine excellence in a certain regulative ideal," as long as those values can conceivably play some sort of "guiding or governing role in the motivation and behaviour" of the actor.
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).