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au•thor•i•za•tion



Pronunciation: (ô"thur-u-zā'shun), [key]
n.
1. the act of authorizing.
2. permission or power granted by an authority; sanction.
3. a legislative act authorizing money to be spent for government programs that specifies a maximum spending level without provision for actual funds.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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