The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority
These preaching friars, with the authorization of Gregory IX., adopted (with some modifications, e.g.
A century later, in 1767, the authorization was extended over the whole kingdom by an act of George III.
In the commune an official known as the receveur municipal receives all moneys due to it, and, subject to the authorization of the mayor, makes all payments due from it.
He then, in virtue of this authorization, struck coins in his own name (1185 A.H.) and ordered his name to be mentioned in public worship.