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permission

noun

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the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something
  • she asked for permission to have a piece of candy
  • the President granted permission for the foreign diplomats to have special quarters

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

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permissibleness

permission

permissions

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“Permission.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/permission. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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