authorization

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noun au·tho·ri·za·tion \ˌȯ-th(ə-)rə-ˈzā-shən\

Definition of authorization

  1. 1 :  the act of authorizing

  2. 2 :  an instrument that authorizes :  sanction

Examples of authorization in a sentence

  1. <you will need the authorization of the council before you can act>

  2. <his authorization to go ahead with the project was finally given>

15th Century

First Known Use of authorization

15th century



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