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homologate

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verb ho·mol·o·gate \hō-ˈmä-lə-ˌgāt, hə-\

Definition of homologate

ho·mol·o·gat·edho·mol·o·gat·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  sanction, allow; especially :  to approve or confirm officially

ho·mol·o·ga·tion play \-ˌmä-lə-ˈgā-shən\ noun


Examples of homologate

  1. <to be effectual, a judge must homologate the plea bargain between the district attorney and the defense>



Origin of homologate

Medieval Latin homologatus, past participle of homologare to agree, from Greek homologein, from homologos


First Known Use: 1593


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