justification Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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justificationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˌdʒʌs.tɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
C2 a good ​reason or ​explanation for something: There is no justification fortreatingpeople so ​badly. It can be said, with some justification, that she is one of the ​greatestactresses on the ​Englishstage today.
(Definition of justification from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “justification”
in Chinese (Simplified) 正当的理由, 辩解…
in Turkish gerekçe, mazeret, haklı neden…
in Russian оправдание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正當的理由, 辯解…
in Polish uzasadnienie…
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