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  1. allowed or tolerated: One lettuce contained a gene-mutating compound at over sixty times the permitted level.

  2. given permission to do something; authorized: Some of the user-uploaded data should only be accessible to a permitted group of users.

  1. the simple past tense and past participle of permit1.

Origin of permitted


Other words from permitted

  • per·mit·ted·ly, adverb
  • non·per·mit·ted, adjective
  • un·per·mit·ted, adjective

Words Nearby permitted Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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