harmonization harmonization  /ˌhɑr mə nɪ ˈzeɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a piece of harmonized music
  2. (n) singing in harmony

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. From Eastern Europe, calls for harmonization sound like sour grapes.
  2. Thaksin says firing the governor isn't political interference at the central bank, just a harmonization of policies.

News

  1. Missing paycheck for Memphis-Shelby teachers stirs concerns

    Interim Supt. Dorsey Hopson scheduled a meeting with the media for 2:30 p.m. Friday to take questions about a payroll harmonization plan for Memphis City Schools and Shelby County Schools employees that has stirred criticism among SCS employees and at lea
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

  2. Missing paycheck for Memphis-Shelby teachers stirs concerns

    Interim Supt. Dorsey Hopson scheduled a meeting with the media for 2:30 p.m. Friday to take questions about a payroll harmonization plan for Memphis City Schools and Shelby County Schools employees that has stirred criticism among SCS employees and at lea
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

Quotes

  1. "Our party for 15 years has supported sales tax harmonization. This is a request from the provinces because they believe it will improve the competitiveness of their economy and create jobs," Ignatieff told reporters.
    on Dec 1, 2009 By: Michael Ignatieff Source: CBC.ca

  2. "It's really premature to talk about anything like harmonization with the United States. The United States has not had a national dialogue and debate on its own detailed approach," Harper said.
    on Feb 19, 2009 By: Stephen Harper Source: Canada.com

  3. "But there is one area where we have to have exactly the same rules everywhere, in capital and liquidity regulation. That is maximum harmonization area," Draghi said.
    on Mar 17, 2010 By: Mario Draghi Source: New York Times

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