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authorized

[aw-thuh-rahyzd]
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  1. given or endowed with authority: an authorized agent.
  2. duly sanctioned.
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Origin of authorized

Related formsqua·si-au·thor·ized, adjectiveself-au·thor·ized, adjectiveun·au·thor·ized, adjectivewell-au·thor·ized, adjective
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  • From every self-authorized centre of civic virtue in which a type-writer is at work, the stream proceeds.

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