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A victory also legitimizes Seattle as a bona fide title contender and keeps the Storm on pace with its 2010 counterpart that began 9-1 before claiming the franchise’s second WNBA championship.
U.S. officials believe that, unsurprisingly, that system is used by drug traffickers to legitimize their own proceeds.
Your comments gave cover & legitimized ugly rhetoric.
The inflaming and legitimizing of peoples’ darkest, basest impulses to find entertainment.
By giving the ITU and its member states more control over cybersecurity, some of the government proposals legitimize dangerous responses to cybercrime, spam, and other ills.
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