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The making of a solution of definite strength so that it may be used for comparison and in tests.
The making of a drug or other preparation so that it conforms to the type or standard.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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How to use standardization in a sentence
In 1906, he ordered the standardization of geographic names for federal use.It's Our Apostrophe, Government, And We'll Do What We Choose With It|Justin Green|May 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This is not a breakdown of narrative but its standardization across media.Not Much New in Douglas Rushkoff’s Reading of the Future|Jacob Silverman|March 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST