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permit of

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phrasal verb [transitive] formal
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypermit of
he/she/itpermits of
present participlepermitting of
past tensepermitted of
past participlepermitted of
  1. permit of something to make something possible

    The results of the test permit of no other interpretation.

    Synonyms and related words for this sense of permit of
See also main entry: per·mit


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