Normalization

v.

Pronunciation

/ˌnɔrməlɪˈzeɪʃən/

Definition

The process of standardizing data values to remove variance between values that have the same meaning.

Data normalization is an important step in improving data quality. Fixing issues like multiple spellings, improper capitalization, or number formatting are common types of normalization.

Category

Data Governance

Related Terms

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