Definition of Legitimacy in English :

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see synonyms of legitimacy


1. legitimacy

lawfulness by virtue of being authorized or in accordance with law

2. authenticity, genuineness, legitimacy

undisputed credibility

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of legitimacy
the quality or state of being legitimate

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see synonyms of legitimacy
The quality or fact of being legitimate.

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