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English definition of “driving licence”

driving licence

noun [C]     UK ( US driver's license) TRANSPORT
a document that shows that someone has official permission to drive a vehicle, which they have received after passing a driving test: If you haven't got a current passport or driving licence it is almost impossible to open an account. The National Driver Register is used for commercial driver's license applicants, primarily truck drivers.
(Definition of driving licence noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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