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

  • transitive v. To reduce or abolish criminal penalties for: decriminalize the use of marijuana.

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  • v. To change the laws so something is no longer a crime. Opposite of criminalize.

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

  • v. make legal


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