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stan·dard·ize

 (stăn′dər-dīz′)
tr.v. stan·dard·ized, stan·dard·iz·ing, stan·dard·iz·es
1. To cause to conform to a standard.
2. To evaluate by comparing with a standard.

stan′dard·i·za′tion (-dər-dĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Adj.1.standardized - brought into conformity with a standard; "standardized education"
standard - conforming to or constituting a standard of measurement or value; or of the usual or regularized or accepted kind; "windows of standard width"; "standard sizes"; "the standard fixtures"; "standard brands"; "standard operating procedure"
2.standardized - capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability; "interchangeable electric outlets" "interchangeable parts"
replaceable - capable of being replaced
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This is clearly a book which is standardized. He knows for certain that his page 534 will exactly agree with my page 534."
Our search is narrowed down to standardized books which anyone may be supposed to possess."
In those plants, assembly areas will have the same footprint containing standardized modules built from a select group of common components.
As large markets drive economic development over decades, so strong market demand is said to drive growth year to year in a very particular way: by spurring firms to achieve vast economies of scale in the production of standardized products for those markets.
There Jesness suggests that a standardized curriculum and tests would stifle a teacher like Escalante.
The iQuest is geared to students from fifth through 12th grades and provides study materials based on textbooks used in classrooms, as well as standardized tests such as the SAT, PSAT, and ACT.
The history of the denial of freedom and discriminatory applications of rights and privileges cultivate a Black Speak (and a Black consciousness) that delves for a "truth" beneath the surface of standardized, legitimized mainstream culture.
* a standardized family assessment, a child protection services review and a criminal record check of the applicants and all others in the home;
McKesson Information Solutions has introduced an enhanced surgical software system with the addition of Perioperative Nursing Data Sets (PNDS), a standardized nursing vocabulary developed by AORN, the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses.
NAS devices offer plug-and-play capability on standardized network architectures, relieve server I/O bottlenecks by offloading storage and file server functions from application servers, and enable file sharing between multiple platforms.
It's those two words that strike fear, horror and anxiety into the hearts of most American students: Standardized testing!
The standardized testing endorsed by Congress, the linchpin of the proposed reform legislation, is a controversial and difficult issue for parents.

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