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considered by most people to be reasonable or to be something that can be allowed
allowed by the constitution of a country or organization
allowed by rules or laws to do something or to receive something
allowed or able to be used, especially in a court of law
allowed by a particular set of rules or by the law
in a way that is allowed by the constitution of a particular country or organization
someone who is licensed has official permission to do something, for example to work in a particular job
used for saying that any type of behaviour is possible or allowed in a particular situation
a pattern on a sandy beach, made as a form of natural art …
a kind of firework that makes a lot of loud noises when it explodes
a symbol named after King Adinkra, used in West Africa in fabric and on other items
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