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le·gal·ize

legalize

 
pronunciation:
li g laIz
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: legalizes, legalizing, legalized
definition: to make permissible by law.
antonyms:
prohibit
similar words:
legitimize
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derivation: legalization (n.)
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