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stan·dard·i·za·tion

(stan'dărd-i-zā'shŭn),
1. Formulation of a solution of definite strength so that it may be used for comparison and in tests.
2. The process of making any drug or other preparation conform to a type or standard.
3. A set of techniques used to remove as far as possible the effects of differences in age or other confounding variables when comparing two or more populations.

stan·dard·i·za·tion

(stan'dărd-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. The making of a solution of definite strength so that it can be used for comparison and in tests.
2. Any drug or other preparation made to conform to a type or standard.
3. A set of techniques used to minimize the effects of differences in age or other confounding variables when comparing two or more populations.

Standardization

The process of determining established norms and procedures for a test to act as a standard reference point for future test results. The Stanford-Binet test was standardized on a national representative sample of 5,000 subjects.
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In addition, they should be allowed to voice their concerns on how fast the standardization efforts should proceed.
He added that the standardization strategy seeks to promote cooperation between the GCC countries in inter-Gulf as well as trade between the GCC and other countries and the protection of consumers, environment and national economy of each GCC country to ensure the conservation of natural resources and environment for future generations.
Standards-issuing organizations can notify the collaborative by using an online form called the EESCC Standardization Action Form at www.ansi.org/eescc.
The main objective of the European Committee for Standardization, created in 1961, is to promote trade in goods and services through the development of European standards (Euronorm, EN).
Throughout the past four decades, researchers have examined several antecedents and consequences of international marketing program standardization. International marketing program standardization refers the use of common products, price, distribution, and promotion programs across national boundaries (Jain 1989).
The meeting was attended by the GSO-GCC Standardization Organization's secretary-general, Nabil bin Amin Mullah Amin and a number of senior officials.
The FWSVS has primary responsibility for 8 standardization agreements as shown in the Table.
ITU academia and selected international academic institutions were invited to share details of their standardization curricula and thus help develop an ITU repository of standards courses currently on offer.
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New Delhi, Sep 21 (ANI): Calling for new initiatives in the area of standardization, Minister of Food K.V.

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