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Overview of verb sanction

The verb sanction has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (6) approve, O.K., okay, sanction

(give sanction to; "I approve of his educational policies")

2. (1) sanction

(give authority or permission to)

3. sanction

(give religious sanction to, such as through on oath; "sanctify the marriage")

Overview of adj sanctioning

The adj sanctioning has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sanctionative, sanctioning

(implying sanction or serving to sanction; "the guardian's duties were primarily sanctionative rather than administrative") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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