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har·mo·nize

 (här′mə-nīz′)
v. har·mo·nized, har·mo·niz·ing, har·mo·niz·es
v.tr.
1. To bring or come into agreement or harmony.
2. Music To provide harmony for (a melody).
v.intr.
1. To be in agreement; be harmonious. See Synonyms at correspond.
2. Music To sing or play in harmony.

har′mo·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
har′mo·niz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.harmonized - involving or characterized by harmony
harmonious - musically pleasing
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It was evident that he had long been convinced that it was impossible for him to make a mistake, and that in his perception whatever he did was right, not because it harmonized with any idea of right and wrong, but because he did it.
Although he happened to be bubbling over with good spirits, Stepan Arkadyevitch immediately and quite naturally fell into the sympathetic, poetically emotional tone which harmonized with her mood.
How superficially he smoothed these events into a semblance of decency which harmonized with his own view of life
The gray costume harmonized with its aerial background; the metal of accoutrement and caparison was softened and subdued by the shadow; the animal's skin had no points of high light.
Irwine now, if you had met him that June afternoon riding on his grey cob, with his dogs running beside him--portly, upright, manly, with a good-natured smile on his finely turned lips as he talked to his dashing young companion on the bay mare, you must have felt that, however ill he harmonized with sound theories of the clerical office, he somehow harmonized extremely well with that peaceful landscape.
This freshness of ablution and all the other little cares harmonized charmingly with the blue eyes, the ivory teeth, and the blond person of the old chevalier.
Although there are a number of technical and administrative matters that must be addressed to implement a harmonized system - indeed there are a plethora of transitional issues affecting all taxpayers (and some industries such as retailers of consumer goods and services may be more acutely affected than others) - we believe that the announcement of the Memorandum of Understanding is a good first step.
In 1994, TEI submitted letters to all of the Provincial Premiers and Ministers of Finance urging them to support the adoption of a harmonized federal and provincial consumption tax regime.
Burke reminded the provincial ministers of the enormous administrative and compliance costs associated with maintaining separate provincial retail sales tax systems and urged them to move toward the adoption of consumption tax systems that were fully harmonized with the federal GST.

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