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economy

 [e-kon´o-me]
the management of money or domestic affairs.
token economy a program of treatment in behavior therapy, usually conducted in a hospital setting, in which the patient may earn tokens by engaging in appropriate personal and social behavior, or lose tokens by inappropriate or antisocial behavior; tokens may be exchanged for tangible rewards (such as food snacks or clothing) or for special privileges (such as watching television or passes to leave the hospital).

token

A clinical trial term of art for a physical key that provides access to a secure information system or location.
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A tool certified by the OEM to be used by a service technician to bleed the brakes would have an authorization token which turns off this policy, thus allowing the service technician to bleed the brakes.
In the future, these same authorization tokens will contain specific role-based attributes, allowing only those users who have the need-to-know with access to those enabled Web applications.