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Another word for dispensation

  1. The act of distributing or the condition of being distributed

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  2. The giving of a medication, especially by prescribed dosage

      1. The form or document on which such a request is made.
      2. A specific use to which something is put:
      3. The capacity of being usable; relevance:
      1. The executive branch of a government.
      2. The act or process of administering, especially the management of a government or large institution.
      3. The activity of a government or state in the exercise of its powers and duties.
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Another word for dispensation

  1. Distribution

      1. That with which something is endowed; specif., any bequest or gift that provides an income for an institution or person
      2. Funds invested for the support and benefit of a not-for-profit institution.
      3. Funds or property donated to an institution, individual, or group as a source of income.
      1. A thing allotted; portion; share
      2. The act of allotting:
      3. (Brit.) A small plot of public land rented to an individual for growing vegetables or flowers
      1. A thing or amount allocated
      2. An allocating or being allocated
  2. Management

      1. The act, process, or function of supervising.
      1. The act of regulating or the state of being regulated.
      2. A rule, ordinance, or law by which conduct, etc. is regulated; specif., one of a body of rules or laws governing an industry, institution, or type of business
      3. A principle, rule, or law designed to control or govern conduct.
      1. An authoritative order or command:
      2. The course along which a person or thing is moving or must move to reach a destination:
      3. The management, supervision, or guidance of a group or operation:
  3. Release from obligation

      1. (Countable) An act of authorizing.
      2. (Countable) (A document giving) formal sanction, permission or warrant.
      3. Legal power or right; sanction
      1. The action or an instance of indulging:
      2. (R.C.Ch.) A partial or complete remission, under conditions specified by the Church, of divine temporal punishment that may otherwise still be due for sin committed but forgiven
      3. The state of being indulgent; tolerance:
      1. A formal written statement of such relinquishment
      2. (Law) A legal document releasing some requirement, such as waiving a right (giving it up) or a waiver of liability (agreeing to hold someone blameless). Also used for such a form even before it is filled out and signed.
      3. Permission for a professional athletic club to assign a player to the minor leagues or release a player from the club, granted only after all other clubs have been given the opportunity to claim the player and have not done so.
      1. Excuse from performance of a legal duty, such as release from serving in the military or as a juror.
      2. An exception of certain property from bankruptcy or taxation.
      3. An exempting or being exempted; freedom or release from a liability, obligation, etc.; immunity