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licensure

[ lahy-suhn-sher, -shoor ]
/ ˈlaɪ sən ʃər, -ˌʃʊər /
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noun
the granting of licenses, especially to engage in professional practice.
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Origin of licensure

First recorded in 1840–50; license + -ure
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