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Past participle: formalised
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|Verb||1.||formalise - make formal or official; "We formalized the appointment and gave him a title"|
ritualise, ritualize - make or evolve into a ritual; "The growing up of children has become ritualized in many cultures"
|2.||formalise - declare or make legally valid |
authorize, authorise, clear, pass - grant authorization or clearance for; "Clear the manuscript for publication"; "The rock star never authorized this slanderous biography"
ratify, sign - approve and express assent, responsibility, or obligation; "All parties ratified the peace treaty"; "Have you signed your contract yet?"
probate - establish the legal validity of (wills and other documents)