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license

noun  us   /ˈlɑɪ·səns/

license noun (DOCUMENT)

[C] an official document that gives you permission to own, do, or use something: a fishing/export/driver’s license

license noun (FREEDOM)

[U] the freedom to break rules or principles, or to change facts, esp. when producing literature or works of art: poetic/artistic license

license

verb [T]  us   /ˈlɑɪ·səns/

license verb [T] (HAVE DOCUMENT)

to have an official document that gives you permission to own, do, or use something: She’s licensed to teach elementary school.
Translations of “license”
in Korean 면허를 주다…
in Arabic يُرَخِّص…
in Portuguese autorizar…
in Catalan autoritzar…
in Japanese ~を許可する…
in Italian permettere, autorizzare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 許可,授權,特許…
in Russian давать разрешение, лицензию…
in Turkish izin/ruhsat/yetki vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 许可,授权,特许…
in Polish udzielać zezwolenia…
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