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Definition of Ratified

Ratified
Ratify Rat"i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Ratified; p. pr. & vb. n. Ratifying.] [F. ratifier, fr. L. ratus fixed by calculation, firm, valid + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See Rate, n., and -fy.] To approve and sanction; to make valid; to establish; to settle; especially, to give sanction to, as something done by an agent or servant; as, to ratify an agreement, treaty, or contract; to ratify a nomination. It is impossible for the divine power to set a seal to a lie by ratifying an imposture with such a miracle. --South.

Meaning of Ratified from wikipedia

- Only after the Senate approves the treaty can the President ratify it. Once it is ratified, it becomes binding on all the states under the Supremacy Clause...
- the states for ratification since the Constitution was put into operation on March 4, 1789. Twenty-seven of these, having been ratified by the requisite...
- when ratified by the Legislatures of three fourths thereof, or by Conventions in three fourths thereof, as the one or the other Mode of Ratification may...
- Uzbekistan, signed and then ratified the treaty, while the remaining two signatories, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan later both ratified the treaty in January 2014...
- states of being ratified. No additional states have ratified this amendment since. To become part of the Constitution today, ratification by an additional...
- particular state ratified the United States Constitution. Ratification Day (United States) Ratification Day (Connecticut) Ratification Day (M****achusetts)...
- the 1973 Constitution been ratified validly? Has the Constitution been acquiesced in (with or without valid ratification) by the people? Are petitioners...
- "full legal capacity". Ratified the treaty but has subsequently denounced it and withdrawn. Not including North Korea, which ratified the treaty but subsequently...
- South Dakota Legislature ratified the ERA in 1973, but in 1979 p****ed Senate Joint Resolution 2 which required the ERA be ratified in the original time limit...
- amendment must then be ratified by either—as determined by Congress—the legislatures of three-quarters of the states or by ratifying conventions conducted...