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2 entries found for legitimate.
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Main Entry: 1le·git·i·mate
Pronunciation: li-primarystressjit-schwa-mschwat
Function: adjective
1 : born of parents who are married <legitimate children>
2 : LAWFUL <a legitimate claim>
3 : being in keeping with what is right or with standards <a legitimate excuse>
- le·git·i·mate·ly adverb

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