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tr.v. reg·u·lar·ized, reg·u·lar·iz·ing, reg·u·lar·iz·es
To make regular; cause to conform.

reg′u·lar·i·za′tion (-lər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
reg′u·lar·iz′er n.


(ˈrɛɡjʊləˌraɪz) or


(tr) to make regular; cause to conform
ˌregulariˈzation, ˌregulariˈsation n


(ˈrɛg yə ləˌraɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to make regular.
reg`u•lar•i•za′tion, n.
reg′u•lar•iz`er, n.


Past participle: regularized
Gerund: regularizing

I regularize
you regularize
he/she/it regularizes
we regularize
you regularize
they regularize
I regularized
you regularized
he/she/it regularized
we regularized
you regularized
they regularized
Present Continuous
I am regularizing
you are regularizing
he/she/it is regularizing
we are regularizing
you are regularizing
they are regularizing
Present Perfect
I have regularized
you have regularized
he/she/it has regularized
we have regularized
you have regularized
they have regularized
Past Continuous
I was regularizing
you were regularizing
he/she/it was regularizing
we were regularizing
you were regularizing
they were regularizing
Past Perfect
I had regularized
you had regularized
he/she/it had regularized
we had regularized
you had regularized
they had regularized
I will regularize
you will regularize
he/she/it will regularize
we will regularize
you will regularize
they will regularize
Future Perfect
I will have regularized
you will have regularized
he/she/it will have regularized
we will have regularized
you will have regularized
they will have regularized
Future Continuous
I will be regularizing
you will be regularizing
he/she/it will be regularizing
we will be regularizing
you will be regularizing
they will be regularizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been regularizing
you have been regularizing
he/she/it has been regularizing
we have been regularizing
you have been regularizing
they have been regularizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been regularizing
you will have been regularizing
he/she/it will have been regularizing
we will have been regularizing
you will have been regularizing
they will have been regularizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been regularizing
you had been regularizing
he/she/it had been regularizing
we had been regularizing
you had been regularizing
they had been regularizing
I would regularize
you would regularize
he/she/it would regularize
we would regularize
you would regularize
they would regularize
Past Conditional
I would have regularized
you would have regularized
he/she/it would have regularized
we would have regularized
you would have regularized
they would have regularized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.regularize - bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations; "We cannot regulate the way people dress"; "This town likes to regulate"
standardize, standardise - cause to conform to standard or norm; "The weights and measures were standardized"
decide, make up one's mind, determine - reach, make, or come to a decision about something; "We finally decided after lengthy deliberations"
district, zone - regulate housing in; of certain areas of towns
2.regularize - make regular or more regular; "regularize the heart beat with a pace maker"
even, even out - make even or more even
arrange, set up - put into a proper or systematic order; "arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order"


[ˈregjʊləraɪz] VT (= standardize) [+ activities, procedure] → regularizar, estandarizar; (= make official) [+ situation] → formalizar, regularizar


vt breathing, serviceregulieren; situation, relationshipnormalisieren; menstrual periodregeln


[ˈrɛgjʊləˌraɪz] vtregolarizzare
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Denis Davydov, with his Russian instinct, was the first to recognize the value of this terrible cudgel which regardless of the rules of military science destroyed the French, and to him belongs the credit for taking the first step toward regularizing this method of warfare.
Then, before I could collect my scattered senses, he added equally quietly, but with an air of regularizing things: "My friend here is Doctor Mull, the Duke's librarian.
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'In fairness, Jollibee is now regularizing, pero hindi pa ako masyadong completely happy dahil maliit ang kanilang regularization program,' Bellos said in a Palace briefing.
"Less than 35 percent were the result of compliance order from our regional offices, which means that even without an order, employers are now voluntarily regularizing their contractual employees," Bello noted.
The employees thanked the Rector for his efforts in regularizing their long service and ensured their sincere hard work for betterment of CUI and Pakistan.
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