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chiefly British English spelling of authorization (q.v.); for spelling, see -ize.

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for authorisation

Historical Examples of authorisation

  • I declined it because I had not your authorisation to accept it.

    The Portrait of a Lady

    Henry James

  • I have not only the authorisation, but also the support of the government.

    The Gold-Seekers

    Gustave Aimard

  • She is insisting on having an authorisation for instituting proceedings.

  • She even furnished him with an authorisation to raise troops for this purpose.

    Freaks of Fanaticism

    Sabine Baring-Gould

  • You have my authorisation to prevent it, and you must rigorously do your duty.