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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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119) Arguably, current law is more callous to the risk of misunderstanding, in that delivery suffices to formalize a gift without any accompanying communication.
Traditionally, the British army had held alliances with armies around the world, but it could only formalize such relationships with British Commonwealth countries.
We look forward to working closely with OSHA on its VPP efforts for construction and expanding other partnership efforts that will formalize the relationships across the country with our chapters and companies who strive every day to make our industry safer.
The alliance will formalize two key integrations PeopleSoft Payroll with ProBusiness Payroll Tax Filing Services and PeopleSoft Payroll Interface with ProBusiness Payroll.
The legislative changes formalize what has been the practice of the past year.
Despite being known primarily for title insurance on single- and two-family homes and apartments, some 20 percent of our business has been in commercial property transactions, and the time has come to formalize our commitment to that sector," Mr.
Additionally, although the little league field is popular as a dog area, there are many dog park amenities that can be added to formalize the dog-area for increased usability and enjoyment by off-leash dog enthusiasts.