Definitions for approbateˈæp rəˌbeɪt

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  1. approbate(verb)

    approve or sanction officially

  2. approbate(verb)

    accept (documents) as valid

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  1. approbate(Verb)

    To give official sanction, consent or authorization

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  1. Approbate(adj)


  2. Approbate(verb)

    to express approbation of; to approve; to sanction officially

  3. Origin: [L. approbatus, p. p. of approbare to approve.]


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