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authorized

[aw-thuh-rahyzd] /ˈɔ θəˌraɪzd/
adjective
1.
given or endowed with authority:
an authorized agent.
2.
duly sanctioned.
Origin of authorized
Related forms
quasi-authorized, adjective
self-authorized, adjective
unauthorized, adjective
well-authorized, 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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