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permit (of)

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to make possible especially to the exclusion of other possibilites
  • the photo is too grainy to permit of anything more than a slight enlargement

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“Permit (of).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/permit%20%28of%29. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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