licensure


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li·cen·sure

 (lī′sən-shər, -sho͝or′)
n.
The act or an instance of granting a license, usually to practice a profession.

licensure

(ˈlaɪsənʃə)
n
the act of conferring a licence, esp one that permits the practice of a profession

li•cen•sure

(ˈlaɪ sən ʃər, -ˌʃʊər)

n.
the granting of licenses, esp. to engage in professional practice.
[1840–50]
Translations

li·cen·sure

n. autorización, permiso legal para ejercer la medicina o ejecutar actos sólo permitidos a médicos o personal médico.
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