Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To declare or make legally valid.
  • transitive v. To mark with an indication of official sanction.
  • transitive v. To establish the soundness of; corroborate. See Synonyms at confirm.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Check or prove the validity of.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To confirm; to render valid; to give legal force to.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make valid; confirm; give legal force to.
  • To test the validity of.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. declare or make legally valid
  • v. make valid or confirm the validity of
  • v. prove valid; show or confirm the validity of something
  • v. give evidence for

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Examples

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  • Did the title validate his decision to burn a year of eligibility for what amounted to less than half a season?

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  • What happens when your sidebar area doesn’t validate is that one of the closing tags is usually missing.

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  • She represents the other model of feminism, a feminism that the movie does not validate, that is about political power.

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  • Block-level snapshotting is much easier to validate, which is nice for something trusted with our MP3 stashes.

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  • As you can see above we have a Hudson job called validate-translations that runs a number of localisation related build steps.

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  • If you have something to prove, aka validate you are making progress to your investors, you need to ensure you can give one well.

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  • To perform server-side validations on your Business Object you simply call the validate () method of the application.

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  • Rails doesn't provide predefined validations for these cases, but if we define a function called validate, then Rails knows to call that function before saving to the database: Listing

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  • What we're doing here is getting a reference to the form and calling the validate method on it.

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