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Overview of noun authorization

The noun authorization has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) mandate, authorization, authorisation

(a document giving an official instruction or command)

2. authority, authorization, authorisation, potency, dominance, say-so

(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")

3. authority, authorization, authorisation, sanction

(official permission or approval; "authority for the program was renewed several times")

4. authorization, authorisation, empowerment

(the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant)

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