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legitimize

verb [T] ( UK usually legitimise)
 
 
/ləˈdʒɪt.ɪ.maɪz/ US  /-ˈdʒɪt̬-/ ( US legitimate) formal
to make something legal or acceptable
合法化;合理化
The government fears that talking to terrorists might legitimize their violent actions.
政府担心与恐怖分子谈判可能会使他们的暴力行为得到认可。
Legislation and law-making
Translations of “legitimize”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使…合法, 使…合理…
(Definition of legitimize from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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