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1 The action of reorganizing a relational database so that its data conforms to a higher normal form.

2 The action of removing unimportant differences from data, especially text, to simplify subsequent processing. For example, the different conventions for denoting new lines in text files are often detected automatically when a file is read and translated to a single consistent representation before the data is presented to the rest of the program for processing.

Subjects: Chemistry — Computing.

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