1. [ verb ] make normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard
Synonyms: normalise renormalise renormalize

"normalize relations with China" "normalize the temperature" "normalize the spelling"

Related terms: change normalise standardization normaliser
2. [ verb ] (metallurgy) anneal or toughen by a process of gradually heating and cooling
Synonyms: temper anneal

"temper glass"

Related terms: toughen temper
3. [ verb ] become normal or return to its normal state
Synonyms: normalise

"Let us hope that relations with this country will normalize soon"

Related terms: change
4. [ verb ] (law) cause to conform to standard or norm
Synonyms: standardize standardise

"The weights and measures were standardized"

Related terms: regulate gauge standard criterion standard standardization standard standardiser
Similar spelling:   normalizer