legalization etymology

English word legalization comes from English -ation, English legalize ((American spelling).)

Detailed word origin of legalization

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ation English (eng) A state or quality. An action or process. The result of an action or process.
legalize English (eng) (American spelling).
legalization English (eng) The process of making something legal, the process to legalize, decriminalization.

Words with the same origin as legalization

Descendants of -ation
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Descendants of legalize