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Definition: 'Normalization'

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normalization

Type: Term

Pronunciation: nōr′măl-i-zā′shŭn

Definitions:
1. Bringing something into conformance with a standard or norm.
2. Reducing or strengthening a solution so as to render it chemically normal.
3. Adjusting the values in a determination to an arbitrary standard, usually by multiplying all of them by the same factor so that their total equals a value known by an independent determination.

See: normal3



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