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Synonyms for legitimate

within, allowed by, or sanctioned by the law

being so legitimately

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to make lawful

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show or affirm to be just and legitimate

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make (an illegitimate child) legitimate

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of marriages and offspring

based on known statements or events or conditions

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in accordance with recognized or accepted standards or principles

authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law

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It will be for the employer to show that whatever legitimate aim is used, it is valid.
Lopez reiterated that the win-win structure that upholds workers security of tenure is not a departure from, but an improvement of what has already been provided by the law on legitimate contracting.
Many of you probably know, but I shall still tell you because a legitimate two-day weekend is a rare occasion in my life and one that must be expounded upon at length with much waving of arms and accidental knocking of mugs of beer into people's laps.
The association warns against "broad policies that sweep up legitimate, state-licensed pharmacies into a federal regulatory scheme that could potentially limit consumer access" to legal pharmacies.
Science is legitimate only when it is not a culture unto itself.
In more legitimate operations, these settling transactions almost always involve the transfer of funds from one account to another at banking institutions.
What could be more counterproductive than a war of choice that succeeds most at destabilizing what had been a recovering legitimate authority in Beirut?
One example of a legitimate green MLM company is Shaklee, a leading purveyor of nutrition, personal care and household products.
For example, as warfare shifts from the nation-state model to conflict with and between non-state actors, the criterion of legitimate authority, which has traditionally conferred the power to wage war upon heads of state, is called into question.
Well thought-out and properly documented tax planning techniques will generally meet the standards for a supportable and legitimate tax position within the regulatory, accounting and tax standards.
Terrorist groups, insurgents and drug traffickers acquire arms primarily through illegal diversion, theft and smuggling, rather than through legitimate transfers.
is helping consumers and legitimate businesses fight e-mail fraud.
Secret Service, California Highway Patrol, Los Angeles Police Department and Los Angeles and Orange County sheriff's departments, served five simultaneous search warrants Wednesday morning against legitimate companies engaging in piracy as a sideline.
The idea behind e-mail authentication is simple: the recipient, whether human or software, knows right away if the message sender is legitimate or faked.
Although the FLPs did conduct some economic activity, these transactions did not rise to the level of legitimate businesses operations.