Definition of codify verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

codify

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːdɪfaɪ//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they codify
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊdɪfaɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːdɪfaɪ//
 
he / she / it codifies
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊdɪfaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːdɪfaɪz//
 
past simple codified
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊdɪfaɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːdɪfaɪd//
 
past participle codified
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊdɪfaɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːdɪfaɪd//
 
-ing form codifying
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊdɪfaɪɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːdɪfaɪɪŋ//
 
 
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codify something (specialist) to arrange laws, rules, etc. into a system
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: codify