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tr.v. con·ven·tion·al·ized, con·ven·tion·al·iz·ing, con·ven·tion·al·iz·es
To make conventional.

con·ven′tion·al·i·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Adj.1.conventionalized - using artistic forms and conventions to create effects; not natural or spontaneous; "a stylized mode of theater production"
artificial, unreal - contrived by art rather than nature; "artificial flowers"; "artificial flavoring"; "an artificial diamond"; "artificial fibers"; "artificial sweeteners"
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Some say it is because they have not a long literary past and are not conventionalized by the usage of many generations of other writers, but this will hardly account for the brotherly directness of their dealing with human nature; the absence of experience elsewhere characterizes the artist with crudeness, and simplicity is the last effect of knowledge.
She was so quietly conventionalized by city clothes that I might have passed her on the street without seeing her.
And a third theory supposes the crooked line on the ship to be a conventionalized thunderbolt; but that alone, if seriously examined, would show what a very little way these unhappy coincidences really go."
Side by side, again, with war and love, appears in the romances medieval religion, likewise conventionalized and childishly superstitious, but in some inadequate degree a mitigator of cruelty and a restrainer of lawless passion.
Writing seems to have consisted originally of pictures, which gradually became conventionalized, coming in time to represent syllables, and finally letters on the telephone principle of "T for Tommy." But it would seem that writing nowhere began as an attempt to represent speech it began as a direct pictorial representation of what was to be expressed.
Dealing with structurally divergent languages, they set to the fore some less studied forms that code aspect, revisit or challenge certain conventionalized views on aspect categories, and shed light on interactions between aspect and modality--another multi-faceted semantic category.
This paper aims to dispel some of this confusion by tracing the historical stages in the development of uses of wen to refer to language-specific conceptualizations of 'culture' as 'ideal patterns in conventionalized behavior' from Western Zhou (1045-771 BCE) to the end of the Zhanguo period (481-221 BCE).
Another important claim of this view is that most of the metaphors used by people in normal communication and interaction are nondeliberate, conventionalized, entrenched in language use.
The verbal vocal realization of social relationships makes available a picture of conventionalized communication styles.
Yet, to judge from the five small paintings--all Untitled--and the four large paintings from the 1950s (Untitled, 1951; Still Life with Onion Rolls, 1956; Park Avenue Facade, 1957-58; and Dune House I, 1958) Goldberg clearly had a "style." A second-generation Abstract Expressionist, he in effect conventionalized what was once experimental, exploratory, or "unconventional" into a style of handling paint.
The UN symbol features a projection of a world map (less Antarctica) centered on the North Pole, inscribed in a wreath consisting of crossed conventionalized branches of the olive tree.