Definition of Standardisation

1. Noun. The condition in which a standard has been successfully established. "Standardization of nuts and bolts had saved industry millions of dollars"

Exact synonyms: Standardization
Generic synonyms: Condition, Status

2. Noun. The imposition of standards or regulations. "A committee was appointed to recommend terminological standardization"

3. Noun. The act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument. "The thermometer needed calibration"
Exact synonyms: Calibration, Standardization
Generic synonyms: Activity
Specialized synonyms: Tuning, Adjustment, Readjustment, Registration
Derivative terms: Calibrate, Calibrate, Standardise, Standardize

Definition of Standardisation

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of standardization) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Standardisation

standard solution
standard state
standard substance
standard temperature
standard temperature and pressure
standard time
standard toolbar
standard topology
standard transmission
standard transmissions
standard urea clearance
standard volume
standardisation (current term)
standardised mortality ratio

Literary usage of Standardisation

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society by Cambridge Philosophical Society (1900)
"By WALTER MYERS, MA; John Lucas Walker Student in the University of Cambridge. [Read 7 if ay 1900.] THE standardisation of ..."

2. American Business in World Markets: Our Opportunities and Obligations in by James T.M. Moore (1919)
"standardisation OF the lessons for industry which the war has taught, one has to do with standardisation, a word now in considerable vogue and in connection ..."

3. Regulatory Reform in Hungary by Oecd (2000)
"First, European standardisation and certification bodies need to have a high ... The policy framework for standardisation activities is laid down in Law ..."

4. Quantitative Chemical Analysis: Adapted for Use in the Laboratories of by Frank Clowes, Joseph Bernard Coleman (1900)
"This is usually stated in terms of metallic iron, as has been described in the standardisation of potassium dichromate solution. ..."

5. Work and Wages, in Continuation of Lord Brasey's ʻWork and Wages' and by Sydney John Chapman, Thomas Brassey Brassey (1904)
"... are probably to be explained by the extent to which standardisation has been carried and highly specialised tools have been introduced. ..."

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