transitive verb-·gat·ed, -·gat·ing
- to approve or countenance
- Civil Law to confirm officially, as by a court of justice
Origin of homologatefrom Medieval Latin homologatus, past participle of homologare from Classical Greek homologein, to agree, assent from homos, same + legein, say: see logic
transitive verbho·mol·o·gat·ed, ho·mol·o·gat·ing, ho·mol·o·gates
To approve, especially to confirm officially.
Origin of homologateMedieval Latin homologāre homologāt- from Greek homologein to agree from homologos agreeing ; see homologous .