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American English: /ˌɔθərəˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɔːθərʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of authorization in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable (permission) authorization for something/to + infinitive
    autorización para algo/para + infinitive
    Example sentences
    • If Congress acts and the president signs the annual budget authorizations, then you'll see how meaningless that deal really is.
    • Customers will sign authorisations and receipts on a touch-sensitive pad.
    • The Committee and the City met on September 21, at which time the Committee presented the City with copies of the authorizations signed by the Sandy Beach leaseholders.
  • 2 uncountable (giving permission) authorization of the demolition work
    la autorización de las obras de demolición
    Example sentences
    • The problem here is whether the police force have obtained the proper authorization to monitor innocent people.
    • But he Eriksson has alleged the pictures were obtained without his authorisation.
    • Both parties involved would need to attend one of the specialist register offices in person to obtain authorisation.
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