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Legitimate

Used in the context of general equities. Real interest in trading as compared to a profile stance. See: Natural.

Legitimate

Describing a security or trade in which a prospective buyer intends to buy without any illegal intentions, such as price manipulation.
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The results of this study confirm that a nation, through its various institutional factors, is legitimatized or not by firms in fragmented industries.
By the nineteenth and through the mid-twentieth century, the Australian government issued educational policies that legitimatized an assimilationist curriculum and required numerous Aboriginal children to attend segregated state boarding schools where they would unlearn their native culture.
Like World Fairs and Expositions in the early decades of the century (Rydell 1984), the guidebook thus served as a dissemination medium for "truths" (in the Foucaultian sense) that legitimatized British colonial rule.
Tawdry no more, jazz dance has legitimatized itself on Broadway and opera house stages, into college curricula, is studied and awarded degrees in universities.
Owning the NFL rights during the last four years is what legitimatized Fox.
After leading the slaughter of between 500,000 to 2 million suspected Communists in 1965 and 1966, Suharto seized de facto presidential power, which was legitimatized by the MPR in 1967, and then unleashed his full business energies.