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license

an agency- or government-granted permission issued to a health care professional to engage in a given occupation on finding that the applicant has attained the degree of competency and met educational requirements necessary to ensure that the public health, safety, and welfare are reasonably well-protected.

license

Authorization by a governmental or other regulatory agency that allows a person, group of persons, or enterprise to carry out a particular activity; the certificate itself. See Revoked license, Unrestricted license.

license,

n certificate required to practice a professional healing approach.

li·cense

, licence (līsĕns)
Legal permission given to professional to practice in specific fields according to rules and regulations of a jurisdiction.
[L. licentia, fr. licet, it is permitted]

license,

n permission, accorded by a competent authority, granting the right to perform some act or acts that without such authorization would be contrary to law.
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Twenty-two people were arrested for driving without valid licenses and 23 vehicles were towed, Arnold said.
Depending on the functions they wish to enable, licensees can elect to license some or all of the protocols supported in Windows 2000 Professional and later client operating systems.
It includes a clearinghouse of information about software under license at MIT, and a checklist of questions to guide faculty and staff who are considering new licenses.
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The participation of this group of diverse companies in the development of a joint license bodes well for offering an efficient way to address intellectual property licensing needs for advanced optical devices, discs and related implementations," said MPEG LA CEO Larry Horn.
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Certain statements in this press release, including statements regarding the capabilities of NFC-capable products and the eventual availability of a joint patent license, are "forward-looking statements" that are subject to risks and uncertainties.