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Not what is the test of thought at large, but what validates and confirms this thought?

On the same ground that validates his right to life, marriage, or any of the other fundamental goods of human existence.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, from Latin validatus, from validus (see valid). Related: Validated; validating.