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worthy of acceptance or satisfactory

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judged to be in conformity with approved usage

meeting requirements

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adequate for the purpose

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Consistently since 2011, men have been about twice as likely as women to say pornography is "morally acceptable.
A majority of US citizens feel it acceptable to intercept the communications of:
And if it is not acceptable to me, it ought not to be acceptable to anyone that many people are going to have to choose between keeping warm and eating.
It is said that the proposal, that is thought to be prepared by mediator Nimetz, is acceptable for both sides and that the compromise agreement will happen this summer.
Wellington, Jan 12 (ANI): A new survey has shown that a lot of New Zealanders think it's more acceptable to download porn than to illegally download copyrighted material.
Cupcake--That's Not Acceptable Behavior: 27 Humorous Rules and Insights for Dealing With--and Parenting--Your Woman" is a guide to what happens after dating, the part where men are baffled by the strange behaviors of their mates.
It is not acceptable when local authorities are being asked to fork out an average of pounds 515 a week for each resident "looked after" by Southern Cross.
However, getting to 100 (or a reasonable retirement age) at an acceptable standard of living may prove to be more challenging than you might think.
In some countries, it is acceptable for PR practitioners to pay a journalist to write positively about a client.
The final COI regulations also provide insight, through examples, into acceptable COI limits.
In the words of the Court, "[q]ualified immunity operates to protect officers from the sometimes hazy border between excessive and acceptable force.
These revisions do not mean that cost segregation studies are no longer acceptable, but rather the ATG helps to identify acceptable methodology for such a study.
Five seats were acceptable, three marginal and 13 poor.
Small MPVs: More than half of the 13 cars tested were rated as good or acceptable, with the Ford Focus C-Max, Nissan Almera Tino, Renault Scenic and Seat Altea in the top band, while four were found to be acceptable, two marginal and three poor.
Section M of the request for proposal (RFP) contains a detailed explanation of the manner in which proposals will be evaluated--a description of what constitutes an adequate or acceptable proposal.