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

  

normalize

 verb
(British English also -ise)verb
BrE BrE//ˈnɔːməlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɔːrməlaɪz//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they normalize
BrE BrE//ˈnɔːməlaɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɔːrməlaɪz//
 
he / she / it normalizes
BrE BrE//ˈnɔːməlaɪzɪz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɔːrməlaɪzɪz//
 
past simple normalized
BrE BrE//ˈnɔːməlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɔːrməlaɪzd//
 
past participle normalized
BrE BrE//ˈnɔːməlaɪzd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɔːrməlaɪzd//
 
-ing form normalizing
BrE BrE//ˈnɔːməlaɪzɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnɔːrməlaɪzɪŋ//
 
 
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[transitive, intransitive] normalize (something) (formal) to fit or make something fit a normal pattern or condition a lotion to normalize oily skin The two countries agreed to normalize relations (= return to a normal, friendly relationship, for example after a disagreement or war). It took time until the political situation had normalized.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: normalize