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- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
justification (plural justifications)
- A reason, explanation, or excuse which provides convincing, morally acceptable support for behavior or for a belief or occurrence.
- (typography) The alignment of text to the left margin (left justification), the right margin (right justification), or both margins (full justification).
reason, explanation, or excuse
See also 
justification f (plural justifications)
- justification (reason, excuse, etc.)