act of ratification


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  • ratification — In a broad sense, the confirmation of a previous act done either by the party himself or by another; as, confirmation of a voidable act. The affirmance by a person of a prior act which did not bind him, but which was done or professedly done on… …   Black's law dictionary

  • ratification — I noun acceptance, acknowledgment, approbation, approval, assent, certification, confirmation, consent, corroboration, endorsement, sanctio, sanction, stamp of approval, substantiation, validation associated concepts: implied ratification,… …   Law dictionary

  • Ratification Cases — officially entitled as Javellana v. Executive Secretary (G.R. No. L 36142, March 31, 1973; 50 SCRA 30) was a case decided by the Philippine Supreme Court in 1973, said decision becoming the legal basis for the 1973 Philippine Constitution to be …   Wikipedia

  • Ratification — is the act of giving official sanction or approval to a formal document such as a treaty or constitution. It includes the process of adopting an international treaty by the legislature, a constitution, or another nationally binding document (such …   Wikipedia

  • Ratification — Rat i*fi*ca tion (r[a^]t [i^]*f[i^]*k[=a] sh[u^]n), n. [Cf. F. ratification.] The act of ratifying; the state of being ratified; confirmation; sanction; as, the ratification of a treaty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ratification — UK US /ˌrætɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ noun [U] ► LAW, POLITICS the act of voting on a decision or signing a written agreement to make it official: »The European Parliament s most vital responsibility is ratification of the EU budget. » The union has scheduled a …   Financial and business terms

  • ratification — Giving effect by approval. Treating as good or authorized an act which otherwise might be disavowed or even treated as a tort. 18 Am J2d Conv § 73. A confirmation of an act already performed, not an authorization of an act to be performed. Barker …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • ratification — ratificationist, n., adj. /rat euh fi kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of ratifying; confirmation; sanction. 2. the state of being ratified. [1400 50; late ME < ML ratification (s. of ratificatio), equiv. to ratificat(us) (ptp. of ratificare to RATIFY) …   Universalium

  • ratification — /rætəfəˈkeɪʃən/ (say ratuhfuh kayshuhn) noun 1. the act of ratifying; confirmation; sanction. 2. the state of being ratified. 3. Law the adoption of a contract or the like by one not initially bound by it. 4. International Law formal confirmation …   Australian English dictionary

  • ratification — noun a) the act or process of ratifying, or the state of being ratified b) a formal declaration of agreement to a treaty etc …   Wiktionary

  • ratification — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. acceptance, confirmation, sanction; see permission . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun An act of confirming officially: affirmation, approval, confirmation, sanction. See LAW …   English dictionary for students

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