Formalization - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrmələˈzeɪʃən|
Brit.  |ˌfɔːməlaɪˈzeɪʃən|

noun

- the act of making formal (as by stating formal rules governing classes of expressions) (syn: formalisation)
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