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Documents giving permission to do something

authorisation

a British spelling of authorization

authorization

noun

a document that gives you permission to do something

card

noun

a small piece of thick stiff paper or plastic that shows who you are and that you have authority or permission to do something

licence

noun

an official document that gives someone permission to do or use something

license

the American spelling of licence

pass

noun

an official document that gives you permission to enter a place

pass

noun

an official document that gives you permission to use a particular form of transport without having to pay each time

permit

noun

an official document that gives you permission to do something

warrant

noun

a document that gives someone official permission to do something

working papers

noun

in the US, an official document that children under the age of 16 and people who were not born in the US must have before they are allowed to work

work permit

noun

an official document that gives you permission to work in a particular foreign country

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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