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Definitions and Synonyms of legitimation | Another word for legitimation | What is legitimation?

Definition 1: the act of making lawful - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for legitimation in the sense of this definition

(legitimation is a kind of ...) action taken by a group of people

(legitimation belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 2: the act of rendering a person legitimate - [noun denoting act]

Samples where legitimation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he has filial rights because he obtained letters of legitimation from the king
  • his parents' subsequent marriage resulted in his legitimation

(legitimation is a kind of ...) something that people do or cause to happen

(legitimation belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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