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  • n. The act of permitting; allowance; permission; leave.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of permitting; allowance; permission; leave.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. . Allowance; forbearance of prohibition; permission.
  • n. 2. In elec., the power of a dielectric to permit or aid induction.
  • n. In electricity, the power of a dielectric to permit or aid induction.

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