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ratify
used in Animal Farm

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Definition
to approve — typically the formal approval of an agreement by an organization
  • It had come to be accepted that the pigs, who were manifestly cleverer than the other animals, should decide all questions of farm policy, though their decisions had to be ratified by a majority vote.
    p. 47.4
ratified = approved
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