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.

Definitions of normalize
  1. verb
    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
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    type of:
    alter, change, modify
    cause to change; make different; cause a transformation
  2. verb
    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
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    type of:
    change
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature
  3. verb
    bring to a desired consistency, texture, or hardness by a process of gradually heating and cooling
    synonyms: anneal, temper
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    type of:
    harden, indurate
    make hard or harder
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