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formalize

verb conventionalize, form, give form to, give formal approval to, give formal status to, legalize, legitimatize, make formal, make official, make valid, ritualize, shape, solemnize, validate
Associated concepts: formalize an agreement
See also: authorize, characterize, codify, define, formulate, frame, record
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This Article proposes a different organizing principle for formalizing rules.
By formalizing the process, both senior and junior Sailors will have a clear understanding of what mentorship is and how it works.
Tenneco Automotive has taken similar actions with regard to 302 certifications, formalizing processes already in place.
Mediators will also work with the Kyrgyz government's security structures in formalizing their network, and establishing security coordination and communication mechanisms.
Given the difficulty of formalizing that overarching project, whose complexity exceeds the Time Warner Center and is in many respects still in the planning phase, the presentation of a plan that includes the development of Moynihan Station, the relocation of MSG and the development of the current MSG site may be months or even years away--a time flame that could mean significant delays for Moynihan Station.
Marie's Industrial Marketing Strategy in conjunction with the Italian Chamber of Commerce of Toronto have been the lead agencies in formalizing trade ties with northern Italy as a means to attract investment to the city.
Formalizing the collaboration with KTH is one way to secure our future talent pool of researchers and engineers, to build competence in key technologies and to create a dynamic relationship where both partners will benefit from each other, Olof Faxander, CEO of Sandvik, comments.
By formalizing the redevelopment group, we will be able to organize these services more efficiently and give our clients, who range from individuals to Fortune 50 companies, a better handle on the process."
Though the Joint Committee s initial emphasis has been on formalizing the two organizations aviation safety and security priorities, both sides expressed strong support today for pursuing further collaboration in the other areas covered by their MOC, notably, Air Traffic Management.
Olympic Committee (USOC) in Colorado Springs, formalizing New York City's bid to be the U.S.
The Joint Committee s initial emphasis was on formalizing the two organizations aviation safety and security priorities.
Gargash said, Formalizing IRENAs permanent presence in Abu Dhabi is an important milestone for our country, and marks the first time an international agency is hosted in our region.