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au·thor·i·za·tion

 (ô′thər-ĭ-zā′shən)
n.
1. The act of authorizing. See Synonyms at permission.
2. Something that authorizes; a sanction.

au•thor•i•za•tion

(ˌɔ θər əˈzeɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of authorizing.
2. permission or power granted by an authority; sanction.
3. a legislative act, document, etc., that authorizes.
[1600–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.authorization - a document giving an official instruction or commandauthorization - a document giving an official instruction or command
legal document, legal instrument, official document, instrument - (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
2.authorization - the power or right to give orders or make decisionsauthorization - the power or right to give orders or make decisions; "he has the authority to issue warrants"; "deputies are given authorization to make arrests"; "a place of potency in the state"
power of appointment - authority given (in a will or deed) by a donor to a donee to appoint the beneficiaries of the donor's property
control - power to direct or determine; "under control"
carte blanche - complete freedom or authority to act
command - the power or authority to command; "an admiral in command"
imperium - supreme authority; absolute dominion
lordship - the authority of a lord
muscle - authority or power or force (especially when used in a coercive way); "the senators used their muscle to get the party leader to resign"
sovereignty - the authority of a state to govern another state
3.authorization - official permission or approvalauthorization - official permission or approval; "authority for the program was renewed several times"
permission - approval to do something; "he asked permission to leave"
4.authorization - the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant
management, direction - the act of managing something; "he was given overall management of the program"; "is the direction of the economy a function of government?"
sanction - the act of final authorization; "it had the sanction of the church"
permission, permit, license - the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization
certification, enfranchisement - the act of certifying or bestowing a franchise on
commissioning, commission - the act of granting authority to undertake certain functions
delegating, relegating, relegation, delegation, deputation - authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions
loan approval - formal authorization to get a loan (usually from a bank)
rubber stamp - routine authorization of an action without questions

authorization

noun permission, right, leave, power, authority, ability, strength, permit, sanction, licence, approval, warrant, say-so, credentials, a blank cheque a request for authorization to use military force

authorization

noun
The approving of an action, especially when done by one in authority:
Informal: OK.
Translations
oprávněnízmocnění
autorisationbemyndigelsefuldmagttilladelse
volitus
lupaoikeuttaminenoikeutusvaltuuttaminenvaltuutus
autorizacija
umboî, leyfi
splnomocnenie

authorization

[ˌɔːθəraɪˈzeɪʃən] Nautorización f

authorization

[ˌɔːθəraɪˈzeɪʃən] nautorisation f

authorization

nGenehmigung f; (= delegation of authority)Bevollmächtigung f, → Autorisation f (geh); (= right)Recht nt

authorization

[ˌɔːθraɪˈzeɪʃn] nautorizzazione f

authorize,

authorise

(ˈoːθəraiz) verb
to give the power or right to do something. I authorized him to sign the documents; I authorized the payment of $100 to John Smith.
ˌauthoriˈzation, ˌauthoriˈsation noun

au·thor·i·za·tion

n. autorización.
References in classic literature ?
The owner gave him a paper telling the Captain to give him every facility in doing whatever he chose on board the ship, and also a similar authorization to his agent at Varna.
My Dear Cousin, Here is the authorization from my sister to withdraw our little servant from the convent of Bethune, the air of which you think is bad for her.
And yet," said the king, "without any manifest authorization, I cannot prevent gentlemen of my states from passing over into England, if such should be their good pleasure.
I didn't feel that I could go so far without definite authorization from you.
Why, sir, two years after I had taken these momentous trifles in hand, and had carried the matter through to the end, every poor family in the Commune had two cows at least, which they pastured on the mountain side, where (without waiting this time for an authorization from the Council of State) I had established a system of irrigation by means of cross trenches, like those in Switzerland, Auvergne, and Limousin.
This authorization has limited use but may be worthwhile to ensure a return is correctly processed.
As a single authorization is required for each consignment, it is primarily aimed at customers who only occasionally intend to authorize a third party.
Union officials said the proper way to revoke previously signed authorization cards was by letter.
In addition, those willing to equivocate about identifiers consider that an email address domain authorization provides an indirect method to identify the message source.
Some progress has been made, as AIDS and other service and legal organizations repeatedly show the insurance companies running the Part D plans that requiring prior authorization for certain drugs including all antiretrovirals (except Fuzeon when patients start it) is against the federal Medicare policy the companies accepted when they offered their plans, and is probably illegal.
The entire process must be repeated and a new Authorization Form obtained for each access to the commercial establishments beyond the screening checkpoint.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 2, today announced its intention to approve New York State's application for final authorization of revisions to its hazardous waste program under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) as amended by the Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments of 1984.

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