Legitimate synonyms

lə-jĭt'ə-mĭt
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Likely to occur or be; that can reasonably but not certainly be expected
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Generally approved, believed, or recognized.
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The definition of authentic is something that is original or true and not a copy of anything else.
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Apparently favorable but really false; specious
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Belonging to, or proceeding from the original stock; native; hence, not counterfeit, spurious, false, or adulterated; authentic; real; natural; true; pure.
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In conformity with or permitted by law:
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(Botany) Involving the fertilization of pistils by stamens not of their own length, in heterogonously dimorphic and trimorphic flowers.
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Forbidden by established rules.
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Right or fair; equitable; impartial
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Recognized by or established by law; just or valid
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The definition of proper is appropriate or obeying manners and standards.
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Being no less than what is stated; worthy of the name:
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Notable; distinguished; honored.
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Fair and just; right
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Secure or stable:
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Correctly aligned with respect to something else.
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Not counterfeit; real or genuine:
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Having legal force; properly executed and binding under the law
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Prohibited; not permitted by law (either civil or criminal law; see illegal).
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(Not comparable) Of or pertaining to logic.
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To make legal or permit under law. Either by decriminalising something that has been illegal or by specifically permitting it.
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To reduce or abolish criminal penalties for:
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Alternative spelling of decriminalize.
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(UK) Alternative form of legitimize.
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make legal
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Not forbidden by formal or informal rules.
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Capable of reasoning; rational:
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In agreement; compatible:
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Suitable or fit to be relied on; worthy of dependence or reliance; trustworthy
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Given official approval after meeting certain standards, as an accredited university; or as disease free cattle.
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(By implication) Unchallenged axioms
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Capable of being relied on; dependable:
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That cannot be doubted, questioned, or disputed; absolutely true; certain
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Born of wedded parents
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Resembling a known kind or species but not truly such.
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Born of wedded parents
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Capable of being understood:
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Shakespeare
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Legitimate.
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(American) Alternative spelling of legalise.
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To make seem just, right, or reasonable; justify
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A statement that describes invariable relationships among phenomena under a specified set of conditions. Boyle's law, for instance, describes what will happen to the volume of an ideal gas if its pressure changes and its temperature remains the same. The conditions under which some physical laws hold are idealized (for example, there are no ideal gases in the real world), thus some physical laws apply universally but only approximately.
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