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standardize

[′stan·dər‚dīz]
(computer science)
To replace any given floating point representation of a number with its representation in standard form; that is, to adjust the exponent and fixed-point part so that the new fixed-point part lies within a prescribed standard range.
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124, Accounting for Certain Investments Held by Not-for-Profit Organizations, which standardizes the accounting for investments of all NPOs and limits the options in accounting for endowment funds.
To standardize productivity, you should multiply your productivity measure by 100 and then divide this product by the percent of time the individual is involved in billable clinical activity.
"Avaya was the only vendor who we were confident had the technology and expertise to allow us to standardize, consolidate and communicate across the many businesses that comprise News Corporation.
"We are excited about helping IRS standardize such a diverse and complex number of high-tech systems," said Jonna Ward, President of VIP.
At the local and wide-area network level of technology, cooperating providers can standardize the system, so the same graphical user interface is accessed at every location of care, and for every application, both clinical and financial, reducing the training costs and maximizing the ease of using various workstations.
The outcomes movement in medicine also coincides with our emerging ability to measure and standardize the processes and outcomes of medical care.

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