From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

normalize \normalize\ v.
   1. To make normal; as, to normalize relations with China.

   Syn: renormalize.
        [WordNet 1.5]

   2. To make standard; determine the value by comparison to an
      item of known standard value; as, The test results were
      normalized for changes in the number of questions before
      comparison with the previous year's values.

   Syn: standardize.

   3. To convert to a standard form or measure; adjust the value
      or values so as to conform to a standard measure or
      pattern; as, The probabilities were normalized to add up
      to 1.00.
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