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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).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

token

A clinical trial term of art for a physical key that provides access to a secure information system or location.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
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When a sensor publishes to the IoT Broker FC (step 4 in Figure 5), the sensor attaches its authorization token to the body of its CoAP request towards the IoT Broker FC.
To subscribe to the IoT Broker, the application first obtains an authorization token from the DCapBAC FC and uses it to subscribe to a given service (steps 6 and 7 in Figure 5, resp.).