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authorize

verb

Definition of AUTHORIZE

1
to give official or legal power to <only the school nurse is authorized to give any necessary shots>
Antonyms disqualify
2
to give a right to <this pass will authorize you to go backstage>
Antonyms disqualify
3
to give official acceptance of as satisfactory <a system for sound reproduction that has been authorized as meeting the electronic industry's highest standards>

March 30, 2015
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