routinize
transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1921 to discipline in or reduce to a routine • routinization noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • routinize — (Amer.) rou tin·ize || ruː tɪːnaɪz v. make into a customary routine, make into a habitual procedure (also routinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • routinize — ☆ routinize [ro͞o tē′nīz ] vt. routinized, routinizing to make routine; reduce to a routine routinization n …   English World dictionary

  • routinize — routinization, n. routinizer, n. /rooh tee nuyz, rooht n uyz /, v.t., routinized, routinizing. 1. to develop into a regular procedure. 2. to reduce to a customary procedure: He seems happier now that his life is thoroughly routinized. Also, esp.… …   Universalium

  • routinize — verb To make routine, to make common by repetition …   Wiktionary

  • routinize — Synonyms and related words: adjust, arrange, array, chart, codify, cool off, coordinate, deploy, dispose, fix, form, grade, harmonize, hierarchize, lay out, line up, marshal, methodize, normalize, order, organize, pacify, plan, quiet, rank,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • routinize — rou·tin·ize …   English syllables

  • routinize — rou•tin•ize [[t]ruˈti naɪz, ˈrut nˌaɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing 1) to develop into a regular procedure 2) to reduce to a customary procedure • Etymology: 1925–30 rou•tin i•za′tion, n. rou•tin′iz•er, n …   From formal English to slang

  • routinize — v.tr. (also ise) subject to a routine; make into a matter of routine. Derivatives: routinization n …   Useful english dictionary

  • routinized — routinize (Amer.) rou tin·ize || ruː tɪːnaɪz v. make into a customary routine, make into a habitual procedure (also routinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • routinizes — routinize (Amer.) rou tin·ize || ruː tɪːnaɪz v. make into a customary routine, make into a habitual procedure (also routinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”