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'license' - used as a noun
1. a legal document giving official permission to do something
2. freedom to deviate deliberately from normally applicable rules or practices (especially in behavior or speech)
3. excessive freedom; lack of due restraint
when liberty becomes license dictatorship is near
the intolerable license with which the newspapers break...the rules of decorum
4. the act of giving a formal (usually written) authorization

'license' - used as a verb
5. authorize officially
I am licensed to practice law in this state

derived forms
1. License / Plural
licenses
2. License / Past
licensed
3. License / Third Person
licenses
4. License / Present Participle
licensing
Variations of 'license'
 
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In Cleveland, Ohio, it's illegal to catch mice without a hunting license.