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authorization

noun ( UK also authorisation)
 
 
/ˌɔːθəraɪˈzeɪʃən/
[C or U] official permission for something to happen, or the action of giving someone official permission for something: get/acquire/obtain authorization Human Resources must obtain specific authorization from the Executive Director before any candidate can be rehired or transferred. give/grant/provide authorizationauthorization to do sth Union members have an authorization to strike if a deal cannot be reached over the contract dispute.
[C] LAW an official document that shows someone has permission to do something: Air tour companies will be required to get an authorization from the FAA to operate.
Translations of “authorization”
in Korean 승인…
in Arabic تَفويض…
in Portuguese autorização…
in Catalan autorització…
in Japanese 許可, 承認…
in Italian autorizzazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 許可(官方許可某事), 授權某人做某事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 许可(官方许可某事, 授权某人做某事)…
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