conventional

(redirected from conventionalizing)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal.

conventional

1. Law based upon the agreement or consent of parties
2. Arts represented in a simplified or generalized way; conventionalized
3. Bridge another word for convention
References in periodicals archive ?
The main editorial choice for a volume of Lawrence's plays does not, in fact, lie between the different ways in which manuscripts might be edited, but between the conventionalizing in which plays commonly appear, and the reproduction of unconventionalized texts.
Play editors have long seen it as their job to assist readers, directors, and actors to recreate something of the conditions of the theatre, within the framework that conventionalizing provides.
But it i s not the contact between a primitive and an advanced culture; rather, it is a place of negotiation between the conventionalizing of adulthood and the naturally generative nature of childhood.