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Overview of noun justification

The noun justification has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) justification

(something (such as a fact or circumstance) that shows an action to be reasonable or necessary; "he considered misrule a justification for revolution")

2. (2) justification

(a statement in explanation of some action or belief)

3. justification

(the act of defending or explaining or making excuses for by reasoning; "the justification of barbarous means by holy ends"- H.J.Muller)

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