Meaning of homologate

ho•mol•o•gate

Pronunciation: (hu-mol'u-gāt", hō-), [key]
— -gat•ed, -gat•ing.
  1. to approve; confirm or ratify.
  2. to register (a specific make of automobile in general production) so as to make it eligible for international racing competition.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.