normalize

If it's out of whack, totally crazy and absolutely bizarre, it should probably be normalized, or put back into a normal state.

Something that's been normalized has been put back to normal, whether you're talking about the weather pattern or your sleep habits. Someone who likes to keep things in order is probably a fan of the word normalize. Stock brokers, for example, hate it when the stock market takes them on a wild, unpredictable ride; they'd much rather have things normalize and settle down.

Primary Meanings of normalize

1.
v
make normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard
2.
v
bring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling
Full Definitions of normalize
1

v make normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard

normalize relations with China”
normalize the temperature”
normalize the spelling”
Synonyms:
normalise, renormalise, renormalize
normalise
become normal or return to its normal state
Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

v become normal or return to its normal state

“Let us hope that relations with this country will normalize soon”
Synonyms:
normalise
normalise, renormalise, renormalize
make normal or cause to conform to a norm or standard
Type of:
change
undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
2

v bring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling

Synonyms:
anneal, temper
Type of:
harden, indurate
make hard or harder

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