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formalize

verb conventionalize, form, give form to, give formal approval to, give formal status to, legalize, legitimatize, make formal, make official, make valid, ritualize, shape, solemnize, validate
Associated concepts: formalize an agreement
See also: authorize, characterize, codify, define, formulate, frame, record
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Under existing doctrine, lawmakers allow donors to formalize gifts by virtue of an objective declaration, without any act of delivery--in other words, in a contract-like manner--under some circumstances.
Specifically, the statements regarding the Company's ability to formalize distribution relationships during the current fiscal quarter, and begin selling INRatio within Canada in the coming months are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Safe Harbor.
That's what we're working through right now--what should the cell look like if we formalize it, how is it manned, and who provides the resources across the Services?
The alliance formalizes the companies' long-standing relationship and paves the way for extended product alignment and seamless integration.
They greatly appreciate the opportunity to formalize this process and use it to establish or improve their credit history.
A Betterment Review Team was established to formalize coordination efforts at reducing the severe weather effects of salt buildup on 345 KV switchyard conductors.
The work group will formalize standards to complement industry Type B messaging with a new approach using XML technology and Service Oriented Architecture for communications.
The purpose of the Trusted Environment specification is to formalize the security needs of sensitive information and applications such as Secure Boot, Secure Flash update, Mobile device ID protection, SIM Lock protection, and DRM applications.
The company, which has maintained an informal social responsibility and philanthropy program since its inception in 1992, decided to formalize its program to ensure Investors Capital Corporation could have the largest humanitarian impact possible.
The partners took the following steps to formalize the deal
Today's announcement formalizes a long-standing and successful partnership," said Chip Drapeau, president and CEO, MRO Software.