licenced licenced

Definition(s):

  • (adj) given official approval to act

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Most of the Huon pine used for commerce was felled in the 1800s by convict laborers; it's now harvested under quotas by the few people licenced to do so by Forestry Tasmania.

News

  • Unlicenced Laser Hair Removal Products May Cause Eye Damage

    Health Canada testing has identified unlicenced medical devices being sold on the Internet for hair removal that may pose a serious risk to health, including significant eye damage and blindness.
    on December 6, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Brown said they were part of his probe "into the circumstances surrounding the death of Anna Nicole Smith, including the prescribing and dispensing practices of several California-licenced doctors and pharmacies."
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Jerry Brown Source: The West Australian

  2. "We have briefed both the inclusive government and the regulatory authorities and we are confident that we will be licenced as soon as possible. We don't foresee any obstacles at all," Ncube said.
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: Trevor Ncube Source: Zimbabwejournalists.com

  3. Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Gideon Gono told reporters the introduction of the "Foreign Exchange Licenced Warehouses and Shops Intiative" followed calls from business leaders.
    on Sep 10, 2008 By: Gideon Gono Source: AFP

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