decriminalize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to cut back or abolish criminal penalties for: decriminalize the application of marijuana.
  • verb:
    • to alter the laws and regulations so anything isn't any much longer a crime. Opposite of criminalize.
    • make legal

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