from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act or an instance of granting a license, usually to practice a profession.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of conferring a license for an activity
  • n. The condition of being licensed

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A licensing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The granting of a license; the act of licensing, as of an unordained preacher in a church of the Presbyterian order. See licentiate, n., 1 .


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