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approved

adjective uk   /əˈpruːvd/ us  
describes something that is generally or officially accepted as being correct or satisfactory: What's the approved way of dealing with this? This school only offers approved language courses.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
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