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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act or change in law that makes something legal that was formerly illegal.

Usage examples (16)
  • Agreeing with decriminalization is what one has to do in order to become a member,.
  • But whenever he's pushed on it, he actually says that he's not interested in decriminalization or legalization.
  • Drug decriminalization is a long way off, given the power of the religious right/social conservatives in America.
  • You may not like the idea of decriminalization, but this is about economics. for more
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