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authorization

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1 the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something
  • you will need the authorization of the council before you can act

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2 the granting of power to perform various acts or duties
  • his authorization to go ahead with the project was finally given

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3 the right to act or move freely
  • granted authorization to enter the military facility

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The first known use of authorization was in the 15th century

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“Authorization.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/authorization. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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