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If for some reason it is, the roster circumstances surrounding it will de-legitimize the outcome.
THE CORONAVIRUS HAS TURNED THE NFL INTO A JOKE, AND NOBODY SHOULD BE LAUGHINGJERRY BREWERNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
At least eight Democratic senators have met with Barrett — in person or via phone — while a host of others have refused the courtesy sit-downs, saying they do not want to legitimize a confirmation process they say should not occur.
IN CALL WITH DEMOCRATIC SENATOR, BARRETT DECLINES TO DISCUSS HOW SHE MIGHT RULE ON HEALTH-CARE LAWSEUNG MIN KIMOCTOBER 7, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It can be a tool to push back against these systems, but equally it can be a tool to normalize or legitimize these systems.
EIGHT CASE STUDIES ON REGULATING BIOMETRIC TECHNOLOGY SHOW US A PATH FORWARDKAREN HAOSEPTEMBER 4, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
We’re meeting maybe to legitimize that decision or for somebody to say that was a collective decision even though it wasn’t.
HOW TO MAKE MEETINGS LESS TERRIBLE (EP. 389 REBROADCAST)STEPHEN J. DUBNERMAY 28, 2020FREAKONOMICS
We’re meeting maybe to legitimize that decision or for somebody to say that that was a collective decision even though it wasn’t.
HOW TO MAKE MEETINGS LESS TERRIBLE (EP. 389)STEPHEN J. DUBNERSEPTEMBER 19, 2019FREAKONOMICS
If the woman has won you round to legitimize the connection, first, I've a proper claim to see her marriage lines.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
No easy-going doctrines, then, to legitimize vice, says Ozanam.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
Except as a solemn, sacred rite, there was nothing in our marriage to legitimize our child.
A SPECKLED BIRDAUGUSTA J. EVANS WILSON
Victory would legitimize and confirm the authority of one, and make it supreme over the whole civilized world.
HISTORY OF JULIUS CAESARJACOB ABBOTT
Again, after introduction to an unmarried lady at a dance, a man is required to properly legitimize the acquaintance.
A VISIT TO JAVAW. BASIL WORSFOLD

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