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driving licence

noun [C] uk   UK ( US driver's license, Australian English driver's licence) us  
A2 official permission for someone to drive a car, received after passing a driving test, or a document showing this
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in Korean 운전 면허증…
in Arabic رُخْصة قيادة…
in Portuguese carteira de motorista…
in Catalan permís de conduir…
in Japanese 運転免許証…
in Italian patente di guida…
in Chinese (Traditional) 駕駛執照,駕駛證…
in Russian водительские права…
in Turkish sürücü belgesi, şoför ehliyeti…
in Chinese (Simplified) 驾驶执照,驾驶证…
in Polish prawo jazdy…
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