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You're leaving college! Do your parents approve?
He seemed to approve of my choice.
I don't really approve of children wearing makeup.
This year's budget package has been formally approved by the legislature.
The new stamps were approved by a special panel of artists.
These chemicals were only approved for use in animal foods.
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someone who studies the stars and planets using scientific equipment including telescopes