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normalisation

(data processing)
A transformation applied uniformly to each element in a set of data so that the set has some specific statistical property. For example, monthly measurements of the rainfall in London might be normalised by dividing each one by the total for the year to give a profile of rainfall throughout the year.

normalisation

(programming)
Representation of a floating-point number so that its mantissa's left-most digit is non-zero. If the leftmost fraction digit are zeros, the number is said to be unnormalised. Unnormalised numbers are normalised by shifting the fraction left, one digit at a time, until the leftmost digit is nonzero and reducing the exponent by the number of shifts.

normalisation

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The assassination of Mohamed Zouari was at the origin of normalisation with the Zionist entity and the Mossad," he said, considering it essential to enact a law that criminalises normalisation with this entity and imposes sanctions on all those who have relations with it.
Suite a cette decision, Mme Amel BEN FARHAT actuelle Directrice Generale de l'Institut National de la Normalisation et de la Propriete Industrielle (INNORPI) representera la Tunisie au sein du conseil de l'ISO pendant trois ans a partir de l'annee prochaine, a precise l'INNORPI dans un communique publie vendredi.
News of Mr Trump's victory hit hard among ordinary people and experts in US relations with Cuba, which has spent the last two years negotiating normalisation after more than 50 years of Cold War hostility.
Today the government and the MILF jointly signed the annex on normalisation, the last of the four Annexes to the GPH-MILF Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro (FAB), which was completed on 15 October 2012.
Cette derniere a mis en exergue le role de la normalisation en tant qu'outil permettant a l'entreprise de [beaucoup moins que]faciliter son commerce et de reduire les risques[beaucoup plus grand que].
Gilani also said that the presence of the business community underlined the need of peace and normalisation of relations between the two countries.
With concerns about the recovery receding, increasing risks of generalised inflation indicate that monetary policy has to continue the calibrated normalisation process.
In his address at a conference on "security in the Southern Caucasus" at the Chatham House in the UK, Sargsian said significant progress has been recorded recently in the normalisation of relations between Armenia and Turkey, without any preconditions.
He urged NGOs, political associations, the General Federation for Bahrain Trade Unions and women's societies to step up the pressure and lobby the Shura members into approving the normalisation ban.
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La Tunisie a participe, a cote de plus de 80 experts de 44 pays, a la l'elaboration de la nouvelle norme internationale ISO 37001 : Systeme de management anti-corruption, publiee aujourd'hui, par l'Organisation Internationale de la Normalisation (ISO), annonce un communique publie vendredi par l'Institut national de la normalisation et de la propriete industrielle (INNORPI).