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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 ?
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.
I didn't feel that I could go so far without definite authorization from you.
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.
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.
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.
Today RelayHealth Financial announced that its RelayClearance Authorization solution, part of the RelayClearance Plus patient access suite, now includes more than 635,000 payer-specific authorization policy screening rules from 549 commercial, managed care, and government health plans.
Form 8821, Tax Information Authorization, is used to obtain taxpayer transcripts, payments made on the account, filing status, and other information.
Clients need their CPA to have the appropriate authorization to communicate with the IRS on their behalf.
The administrative law judge's ruling stemmed from a count of union authorization cards signed by workers between March 2003 and March 2004.
Guided by self-interests, an email address authorization scheme is claimed to be an essential element needed to curtail abuse and thus protect recipients.
Many thousands are wrongly being told to pay hundreds of dollars, when they are on Medicaid or otherwise approved for Extra Help--or wrongly told they need prior authorization for antiretrovirals, psychiatric drugs, or certain other medications, when Medicare does not allow the insurance plans to require it.
patients must give specific authorization before covered entities can use or disclose protected information for most non-routine circumstances.

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