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val·id / ˈvalid/ • adj. actually supporting the intended point or claim; acceptable as cogent: a valid criticism. ∎  legally binding due to having been executed in compliance with the law: a valid contract. ∎  legally acceptable: the visas are valid for thirty days. DERIVATIVES: va·lid·i·ty / vəˈlidətē/ n.val·id·ly adv.

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VALID

Binding; possessing legal force or strength; legally sufficient.

A valid contract, for example, is one that has been executed in compliance with all the requisite legal formalities and is binding upon, and enforceable by, the individuals who executed it.

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valid adequate in law XVI; well founded and applicable XVII. — F. valide or L. validus strong, powerful, effective, f. valēre be strong, etc.; see -ID1.
So validity XVI. — F. or late L.

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