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Permission to do something.
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  1. Permission to do something.
  2. The period for which such permission is granted
  3. Permission to be absent from duty or work, esp. such permission given to personnel in the armed services
(Business, finance) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.
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  1. (Business, finance) An assent and engagement by the person on whom a bill of exchange is drawn, to pay it when due according to the terms of the acceptance.
  2. The act of voluntarily agreeing, expressly or by implication, to the terms of an offer, thereby creating a contract. However, if the act modifies or adds to the terms of the offer, it is not an acceptance, but a counteroffer. See also offer. The act of voluntarily agreeing, expressly or by implication, to the terms of an offer, thereby creating a contract. However, if the act modifies or adds to the terms of the offer, it is not an acceptance, but a counteroffer. See also offer. To accept delivery of property or to otherwise agree, expressly or by implication, to become its owner, either in exchange for the performance of a contractual obligation or the completion of an inter vivos gift. See also contract and gift. The receipt of a check or other negotiable instrument by a bank or another drawee.
  3. (US, government) The act of an authorized representative of the Government by which the Government assents to ownership by it of existing and identified supplies, or approves specific services rendered, as partial or complete performance of a contract.
The act or fact of agreeing, or of being in harmony or accord
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  1. The act or fact of agreeing, or of being in harmony or accord
  2. An arrangement between parties, usually resulting from a discussion, regarding a course of action.
  3. A mutual understanding between two or more legally competent individuals or entities about their rights and duties regarding their past or future performances and consideration. While an agreement usually leads to a contract, it could also be an executed sale, a gift or other transfer of property, or a promise without a legal obligation.
Freedom to deviate from strict conduct, rule, or practice, generally permitted by common consent
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  1. Freedom to deviate from strict conduct, rule, or practice, generally permitted by common consent
  2. A right to enter onto land or property and use it, without any ownership rights being conferred.
  3. A permission granted by government to perform an act or service regulated by law (for example, a license to fish or to practice law).
A portion of a decedent’s estate awarded by statute to the decedent’s survivors for support during the administration of the estate, regardless of whether they have any rights to the estate or any testamentary disposition or competing claims to the estate. If statutorily available is only to the surviving spouse, it is known as a spousal (or widow’s or widower’s) allowance. If statutorily available is to surviving spouse, children, or parents, it is known as a family allowance. See also elective share.
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  1. A portion of a decedent’s estate awarded by statute to the decedent’s survivors for support during the administration of the estate, regardless of whether they have any rights to the estate or any testamentary disposition or competing claims to the estate. If statutorily available is only to the surviving spouse, it is known as a spousal (or widow’s or widower’s) allowance. If statutorily available is to surviving spouse, children, or parents, it is known as a family allowance. See also elective share.
  2. Something allowed as a share; specif., an amount of money, food, etc. given regularly to a child, dependent, etc. or to military personnel for a specific purpose
  3. The act of allowing, permitting, admitting, etc.
Permission given to a sailor to go ashore; specif., in the U.S. Navy, permission given to an enlisted person to be absent from duty for a period ordinarily of 48 hours or less
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  1. Permission given to a sailor to go ashore; specif., in the U.S. Navy, permission given to an enlisted person to be absent from duty for a period ordinarily of 48 hours or less
  2. The condition of being free from oppressive restriction or control by a government or other power.
  3. A right to engage in certain actions without control or interference by a government or other power:
Acceptance or approval of what is planned or done by another; acquiescence.
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  1. Acceptance or approval of what is planned or done by another; acquiescence.
  2. Permission, approval, or assent; specif., informed consent
  3. Agreement as to opinion or a course of action:
Agreement; concurrence:
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  1. Agreement; concurrence:
  2. Consent or agreement; concurrence
  3. Agreement, act of agreeing
(Law) Submission to an injury by the party injured, or tacit concurrence in the action of another.
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  1. (Law) Submission to an injury by the party injured, or tacit concurrence in the action of another.
  2. Tacit or passive conduct that implies agreement or consent. For example, if one makes a statement and another is silent when an objection should be forthcoming, the second person’s acquiescence to the statement may be inferred. Tacit or passive conduct that implies agreement or consent. For example, if one makes a statement and another is silent when an objection should be forthcoming, the second person’s acquiescence to the statement may be inferred.
  3. The act of acquiescing; agreement or consent without protest
An expression of warm approval; praise.
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  1. An expression of warm approval; praise.
  2. (Obs.) Proof
  3. Approval, sanction, or commendation
(Now Rare) Permission, esp. in writing
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  1. (Now Rare) Permission, esp. in writing
  2. A document or certificate giving permission to do something:
  3. A document granting permission; license; warrant
The power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge.
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  1. The power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge.
  2. The citation of a writing, decision, etc. in support of an opinion, action, etc.
  3. An accepted source of expert information or advice:
Acceptance of a tissue graft or transplant without immunological rejection.
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  1. Acceptance of a tissue graft or transplant without immunological rejection.
  2. The capacity for or the practice of recognizing and respecting the beliefs or practices of others.
  3. Diminution in the physiological response to a drug that occurs after continued use, necessitating larger doses to produce a given response.
Tolerance with respect to the actions and beliefs of others.
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  1. Tolerance with respect to the actions and beliefs of others.
  2. Official recognition of the rights of individuals and groups to hold dissenting opinions, especially on religion.
  3. Tolerance; esp., freedom to hold religious views that differ from the established ones
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  1. (Uncountable) Permission.
  2. Legal power or right; sanction
  3. (Countable) (A document giving) formal sanction, permission or warrant.
License or permission to publish or print a book, article, etc.
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  1. License or permission to publish or print a book, article, etc.
  2. Any sanction or approval
  3. Official approval or license to print or publish, especially as granted by a censor or an ecclesiastical authority.
An expression of favorable acceptance and encouragement; a compliment that also condones.
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  1. An expression of favorable acceptance and encouragement; a compliment that also condones.
  2. An expression granting permission; an indication of agreement with a proposal; an acknowledgement that a person, thing, or event meets requirements.
  3. Favorable regard; commendation.
The recognition of a fact or the existence of an obligation and the acceptance of the accompanying legal responsibility. For example, a putative father may acknowledge a child as his during a paternity proceeding.
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  1. The recognition of a fact or the existence of an obligation and the acceptance of the accompanying legal responsibility. For example, a putative father may acknowledge a child as his during a paternity proceeding.
  2. The act of admitting the existence or truth of something:
  3. Recognition of the authority or claims of
A voluntary acknowledgment of a fact or truth; a concession:
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  1. A voluntary acknowledgment of a fact or truth; a concession:
  2. A defendant’s failure to deny, or his voluntary acknowledgment of the truth, of an allegation in a complaint, counterclaim, or request for admissions.
  3. The granting or obtaining of a license from a state or an established licensing authority, such as a state bar association, or permission from a court, to practice law in that state or before that court. See also admission pro hoc vice.
(Mathematics) The operation of testing the equation of a problem, to see whether it truly expresses the conditions of the problem.
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  1. (Mathematics) The operation of testing the equation of a problem, to see whether it truly expresses the conditions of the problem.
  2. A statement attesting to the truth, correctness, or authenticity of the things avowed in a written statement; an affidavit attached to a written statement affirming its truthfulness. A statement attesting to the truth, correctness, or authenticity of the things avowed in a written statement; an affidavit attached to a written statement affirming its truthfulness.
  3. A verifying or being verified; establishment or confirmation of the truth or accuracy of a fact, theory, etc.
A recognizing or being recognized; acknowledgment; admission, as of a fact
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  1. A recognizing or being recognized; acknowledgment; admission, as of a fact
  2. The act of recognizing or condition of being recognized.
  3. Acknowledgement that something was authorized to be done; the acknowledgement of someone’s or something’s rank or status, especially the diplomatic recognition of another country; a subjecting to income tax, under the federal income tax laws. See also realization. Acknowledgement that something was authorized to be done; the acknowledgement of someone’s or something’s rank or status, especially the diplomatic recognition of another country; a subjecting to income tax, under the federal income tax laws. See also realization.
Agreement; accord
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  1. Agreement; accord
  2. Cooperation, as of agents, circumstances, or events.
  3. A coming or happening together in time or place
Indication of something favorable to come; expectation:
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  1. Indication of something favorable to come; expectation:
  2. An avowal to do something or to refrain from doing something, conveyed in such a way as to assure another that it will be done, and that can be considered binding. An avowal to do something or to refrain from doing something, conveyed in such a way as to assure another that it will be done, and that can be considered binding.
  3. Indication, as of a successful prospect or future; basis for expectation
A frank admission or acknowledgment.
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  1. A frank admission or acknowledgment.
  2. An open declaration of affirmation or admission of knowledge.
The act of supporting:
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  1. The act of supporting:
  2. The provision of money or the necessities of life:
  3. The state of being supported:
That which corroborates.
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  1. That which corroborates.
  2. The act of corroborating, strengthening, or confirming; addition of strength; confirmation; as, the corroboration of an argument, or of information.
Something that assures a particular outcome or condition:
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  1. Something that assures a particular outcome or condition:
  2. A promise or assurance, especially one given in writing, that attests to the quality or durability of a product or service.
  3. A written declaration that a certain product will be fit for a purpose and work correctly.
A pledge committing a person to the payment of another's debt or the fulfillment of another's obligation in the event of default
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  1. A pledge committing a person to the payment of another's debt or the fulfillment of another's obligation in the event of default
  2. Something given or held as security
  3. A guarantee serving to assure a particular outcome or condition.
An option issued by a company granting the holder the right to buy certain securities, generally common stock, at a specified price and usually for a limited time
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  1. An option issued by a company granting the holder the right to buy certain securities, generally common stock, at a specified price and usually for a limited time
  2. Justification or reasonable grounds for some act, course, statement, or belief
  3. An order in writing from a competent authority instructing that a certain act be carried out.
Visa card
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  1. Visa card
  2. A credit card company
  3. An endorsement on a passport, showing that a person has been granted official entry into or passage through a country
  1. The profession of an advocate
  2. The act of pleading or arguing in favor of something, such as a cause, idea, or policy; active support.
  3. Active support for a legal cause by argument and persuasion. Active support for a legal cause by argument and persuasion.
Freedom to do as one wishes
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  1. Freedom to do as one wishes
  2. Full authority
  3. Unlimited discretionary power to act; unrestricted authority.
(Archaic) Greetings or regards, as to a friend
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  1. (Archaic) Greetings or regards, as to a friend
  2. Something, especially an official award or citation, that commends.
  3. The act or an instance of commending; esp., formal recommendation or praise
The state of being encouraged.
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  1. The state of being encouraged.
  2. The act of encouraging.
  3. One that encourages.
  1. A formal declaration of agreement to a treaty etc
  2. The act or process of ratifying, or the state of being ratified
  3. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect. Affirmation or approval; adoption of an action that was done on one’s behalf and treating that action as if it had been authorized by that person before the fact of it having been done. By ratifying an act or action, a person becomes responsible for the consequences of that act or action. Ratification by a two-thirds vote of Congress is needed to propose a constitutional amendment, which must then be ratified by three fourths of the states for it to take effect.
An excellence or power granted by God.
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  1. An excellence or power granted by God.
  2. A special virtue, gift, or help given to a person by God
  3. The condition of a person brought to God's favor through this influence
Something, as a moral principle or influence, that makes a rule of conduct, a law, etc. binding
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  1. Something, as a moral principle or influence, that makes a rule of conduct, a law, etc. binding
  2. Support; encouragement; approval
  3. The act of a recognized authority confirming or ratifying an action; authorized approval or permission
An exemption from a church law, a vow, or another similar obligation granted in a particular case by an ecclesiastical authority.
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  1. An exemption from a church law, a vow, or another similar obligation granted in a particular case by an ecclesiastical authority.
  2. (Theol.) The ordering of events under divine authority
  3. An exemption or release from an obligation or rule, granted by or as if by an authority.
A Christian rite admitting a baptized person to full membership in a church.
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  1. A Christian rite admitting a baptized person to full membership in a church.
  2. In commercial law, an agreement, usually by a bank, to honor a letter of credit issued by someone else, usually another bank, and to seek reimbursement from the instrument’s issuer.
  3. In property law, a conveyance of an interest in real property to one who has or claims an existing interest in the property, thereby curing a previous conveyance that was defective, increasing or making permanent a previously conveyed interest, or making avoidable estate certain and no longer voidable. See also deed.
The act or quality of endorsing
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  1. The act or quality of endorsing
  2. (Education, certification) Permission to carry out a specific skill or application in a field in which the practitioner already has a general licence.
  3. Approbation; sanction; support:
(Law) The assertion that the testimony one gives is true and equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
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  1. (Law) The assertion that the testimony one gives is true and equivalent to that which would be given while under oath.
  2. A voluntary and written ex parte statement of facts. It is sometimes required that the document be signed and the truth of its content be affirmed by the declarant in the presence of a notary public or another officer authorized to administer oaths. See also oath, affirm, and affidavit.
  3. The act of affirming the truth of one’s statement. It serves the same purpose as an oath and is usually done when the declarant objects to making an oath on religious or ethical ground.
An alphabetical index of all the words in a text or corpus of texts, showing every contextual occurrence of a word:
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  1. An alphabetical index of all the words in a text or corpus of texts, showing every contextual occurrence of a word:
  2. Agreement; harmony
  3. An alphabetical list of the chief words used in a book or by a writer, with the passages in which they occur identified or cited
Something said or done to inspire confidence, as a promise, positive statement, etc.; guarantee
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  1. Something said or done to inspire confidence, as a promise, positive statement, etc.; guarantee
  2. Freedom from doubt; certainty about something:
  3. A promise or guarantee, an act that inspires confidence.
The process of making something legal, the process to legalize, decriminalization.
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  1. The process of making something legal, the process to legalize, decriminalization.
The document or provision in a document by which a grant is made.
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  1. The document or provision in a document by which a grant is made.
  2. Something granted, as property, a tract of land, an exclusive right or power, money from a fund, etc.
  3. Something granted, especially a giving of funds for a specific purpose:
An extension of time for the payment of a debt or the performance of a duty.
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  1. An extension of time for the payment of a debt or the performance of a duty.
  2. The act of indulging oneself, or giving way to one's own desires
  3. (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
Confidence in a purchaser's intention or future ability to pay for goods or services delivered; credit
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  1. Confidence in a purchaser's intention or future ability to pay for goods or services delivered; credit
  2. Firm belief in the integrity, ability, or character of a person or thing; confidence or reliance:
  3. An industrial or business combination, now illegal in the U.S., in which management and control of the member corporations are vested in a single board of trustees, who are thus able to control a market, absorb or eliminate competition, fix prices, etc.
(Law) Cooperation in the commission of an illegal or wrongful act.
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  1. (Law) Cooperation in the commission of an illegal or wrongful act.
  2. Passive cooperation, as by consent or pretended ignorance, esp. in wrongdoing
  3. The assent to, encouragement of, or promotion of another’s wrongdoing by silence or feigned ignorance. See also conspiracy. The assent to, encouragement of, or promotion of another’s wrongdoing by silence or feigned ignorance. See also conspiracy. To be in collusion with another person. See also conspiracy. In family law, the consent by one spouse of the other spouse’s improper conduct (such as adultery), either in advance of the conduct or while it is occurring, when that wrongful conduct is a potential ground for divorce.
(--- Cdn.) A government grant of land forming a subdivision of a township
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  1. (--- Cdn.) A government grant of land forming a subdivision of a township
  2. The right to use land, as for a specific purpose
  3. A grant of a tract of land made by a government or other controlling authority in return for stipulated services or a promise that the land will be used for a specific purpose.
The settlement of how much is to be paid in cases of loss or claim, as by insurance
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  1. The settlement of how much is to be paid in cases of loss or claim, as by insurance
  2. The behavioural process of balancing conflicting needs, or needs against obstacles in the environment.
  3. A small change; a minor correction; a modification
The act or process of settling:
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  1. The act or process of settling:
  2. An arrangement or agreement reached, as in business proceedings or negotiating a dispute:
  3. An agreement achieved between the adversaries before judgment in a trial, or before the trial begins, thereby obviating the need for it; completed payment of a debt or contractual obligation; a closing on a house; the completion by the executor of an estate of its distribution. An agreement achieved between the adversaries before judgment in a trial, or before the trial begins, thereby obviating the need for it; completed payment of a debt or contractual obligation; a closing on a house; the completion by the executor of an estate of its distribution.
A settlement or compromise between conflicting parties:
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  1. A settlement or compromise between conflicting parties:
  2. Spontaneous or voluntary desire to take a certain action:
  3. An agreement to satisfy a claim by some form of discharging the obligation other than what the obligee is, or considers himself, entitled to. See also accord and satisfaction.
A purchase made by signed order, as for a periodical for a specified period of time or for a series of performances.
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  1. A purchase made by signed order, as for a periodical for a specified period of time or for a series of performances.
  2. Consent or sanction, esp. in writing
  3. An agreement to receive or be given access to electronic texts or services, especially over the Internet.
An indication of approval or assent:
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  1. An indication of approval or assent:
  2. A forward or up-and-down movement of the head, usually expressive of drowsiness or agreement:
  3. A sign of affirmation, assent, favorable decision, etc.
  1. A stamp made of rubber, pressed on an inking pad and used for printing signatures, dates, emblems, etc.
  2. A piece of rubber or similar material with a design or text carved or molded for the purpose of transferring ink or dye to imprint that design on another object.
  3. A person or body that gives perfunctory approval or endorsement of a policy without assessing its merit.
A signal, often a prearranged one, given secretly, as in warning
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  1. A signal, often a prearranged one, given secretly, as in warning
  2. A prearranged signal intended to warn or inform:
The green-colored light that signals traffic to proceed.
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  1. The green-colored light that signals traffic to proceed.
  2. (Informal) Permission to proceed.
  3. (Informal) Permission or authorization to proceed with a proposed undertaking, as the project of making a film from a script that has been submitted
A reduction in the price of something in consideration of a large order or of turning in a used article, etc.
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  1. A reduction in the price of something in consideration of a large order or of turning in a used article, etc.
  2. The act of allowing, permitting, admitting, etc.
  3. Something allowed as a share; specif., an amount of money, food, etc. given regularly to a child, dependent, etc. or to military personnel for a specific purpose
An expression of warm approval; praise.
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  1. An expression of warm approval; praise.
  2. (Obs.) Proof
  3. Approval, sanction, or commendation
An expression of favorable acceptance and encouragement; a compliment that also condones.
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  1. An expression of favorable acceptance and encouragement; a compliment that also condones.
  2. An expression granting permission; an indication of agreement with a proposal; an acknowledgement that a person, thing, or event meets requirements.
  3. Formal consent or sanction
Legal power or right; sanction
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  1. Legal power or right; sanction
  2. (Uncountable) Permission.
  3. (Countable) (A document giving) formal sanction, permission or warrant.
Acceptance or approval of what is planned or done by another; acquiescence.
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  1. Acceptance or approval of what is planned or done by another; acquiescence.
  2. Agreement as to opinion or a course of action:
  3. Permission, approval, or assent; specif., informed consent
(Education, certification) Permission to carry out a specific skill or application in a field in which the practitioner already has a general licence.
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  1. (Education, certification) Permission to carry out a specific skill or application in a field in which the practitioner already has a general licence.
  2. (Aviation) An instructor's signed acknowledgement of time practising specific flying skills.
  3. Sponsorship, in means of money, by a company, business or enterprise.
Permission to do something.
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  1. Permission to do something.
  2. Permission
  3. Permission to be absent from duty or work, esp. such permission given to personnel in the armed services
Freedom to deviate from strict conduct, rule, or practice, generally permitted by common consent
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  1. Freedom to deviate from strict conduct, rule, or practice, generally permitted by common consent
  2. Formal permission to do something; esp., authorization by law to do some specified thing
  3. A right to enter onto land or property and use it, without any ownership rights being conferred.
(Now Rare) Permission, esp. in writing
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  1. (Now Rare) Permission, esp. in writing
  2. A document or certificate giving permission to do something:
  3. A document granting permission; license; warrant
Authoritative permission or approval that makes a course of action valid.
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  1. Authoritative permission or approval that makes a course of action valid.
  2. The act of a recognized authority confirming or ratifying an action; authorized approval or permission
  3. Something that gives binding force to a law, or secures obedience to it, as the penalty for breaking it, or a reward for carrying it out
Acronym of Oklahoma, a state of the United States of America.
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  1. Acronym of Oklahoma, a state of the United States of America.
  2. Approval; endorsement
  3. Endorsement; approval
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