• WordNet 3.6
    • n authorisation the act of conferring legality or sanction or formal warrant
    • n authorisation official permission or approval "authority for the program was renewed several times"
    • n authorisation the power or right to give orders or make decisions "he has the authority to issue warrants","deputies are given authorization to make arrests","a place of potency in the state"
    • n authorisation a document giving an official instruction or command
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In literature:

The name of John Bill appears also as king's printer in the English authorised edition of 1662.
"Notes and Queries, Number 206, October 8, 1853" by Various
This is the form authorised by Charles I. to be used at the commencement of the war.
"Notes and Queries, Number 214, December 3, 1853" by Various
A person duly authorised and approved desires to see such and such a picture.
"More Science From an Easy Chair" by Sir E. Ray (Edwin Ray) Lankester
So did he want the general manager to authorise what was to be the news he wished to give Mrs. Burke on the morrow.
"The Rider of Waroona" by Firth Scott
But as Saint was called the Newbery of the North, possibly the Bewick edition was authorised.
"Children's Books and Their Illustrators" by Gleeson White
The children of Abraham are the appointed and Divinely authorised agents of God.
"The Lost Ten Tribes, and 1882" by Joseph Wild
This is not employing slaves, which, however, the example of our enemy authorises.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. I" by Various
He asked me whether the Count de Florida Blanca had not informed me of his being authorised.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. VIII" by Various
The Holy Bible, Authorised Version, Oxford, 1851.
"A History of English Literature" by George Saintsbury
Lewis had even authorised Mme.
"Lectures on the French Revolution" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
General SMUTS: The Volksraad authorised the Government to issue notes to a certain amount, which was done.
"The Peace Negotiations" by J. D. Kestell
She received him very graciously, and immediately authorised him to resume his office of Captain of the Guard.
"Raleigh" by Edmund Gosse
The necessary preliminary steps were taken in 1818 to apply for an act to authorise the construction of a tramroad from Witton to Stockton.
"Lives of the Engineers The Locomotive. George and Robert Stephenson" by Samuel Smiles
But why may I not do this under my own name, as your authorised messenger?
"Romance of Roman Villas" by Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
She was entering for a duly authorised competition under the pen-name of Charlotte Patacake.
"Once on a Time" by A. A. Milne
The bill authorising the King of England to treat with the Colonies of America had not then passed.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. XI" by Various
This was the authorised test for a witch.
"One Snowy Night" by Emily Sarah Holt
It's first-hand, fully-authorised fact.
"The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
Dalton knew this, and, in endeavouring to obtain an authorised ship, acted according to such knowledge.
"The Buccaneer" by Mrs. S. C. Hall
Lord Grey said 'certainly not; the Government had authorised nothing.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville

In poetry:

Here join the law and gospel hands,
What this me teaches, that commands;
What virtuous forms the gospel please,
The same the law doth authorise.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. II." by Ralph Erskine

In news:

ExecuJet Africa Signs Authorised Service Centre Agreement with Saab.
Cefic condemns trade union Reach authorisation list.
As a result, when an Ulster Division was authorised, it became the 36th Division.
WRAPUP 4-Israel authorises more reservists after rockets target cities.
WRAPUP 3-Israel authorises more reservists after rockets target cities.

In science:

Subrahmanian. A Logical Language for Expressing Authorisations. in IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy. 1997. N.
A Community Authorization Service for Group Collaboration
Authorised access is supported for data within the proprietary access period.
Data storage, processing and visualisation for the ATCA
In the future we plan to replace this authentication and authorisation method with a streamlined system that links the new ATNF proposal system, OPAL8 , and its authentication database to the ATOA.
Data storage, processing and visualisation for the ATCA
Since verification of hybrid systems is undecidable in the general case , any verification tool must restrict to some decidable class of real-time systems, or must be authorised to diverge for some systems.
Verification of Timed Automata Using Rewrite Rules and Strategies
Defense in depth involves layering “defensive” code (such as authorisation checks, resource-scoping code, and input/outputencoding) around the system, with the goal of stopping an attacker who has circumvented n layers at layer n + 1.
Functional Programming and Security
Some features of the functional paradigm lend themselves to this easily: for example, the fact that data is immutable makes it extraordinarily difficult for an attacker to modify a “shared” resource (such as a path to “authorised” plugin ob jects), since there are no mutable shared resources.
Functional Programming and Security
If the sum to be transferred is sufficiently large this transaction must be authorised by three senior tellers or two vice-presidents.
Roughly Weighted Hierarchical Simple Games
However, two senior tellers and a vice-president can also authorise the transaction.
Roughly Weighted Hierarchical Simple Games
A secret sharing scheme (Simmons, 1990; Stinson, 1992) stipulates that certain coalitions of users are authorised to know the secret while others are not.
Roughly Weighted Hierarchical Simple Games
It is also required that if a coalition is authorised, then any larger coalition is authorised too.
Roughly Weighted Hierarchical Simple Games
He was certainly a privateer, which was legal in those times, and he held a Letter of Marque signed by King William III authorising him to attack French and certain other vessels.
Trigonometry of The Gold-Bug
In March 1998 the State Governments of Hamburg and Schleswig–Holstein signed a treaty to jointly prepare all the necessary planning steps and documents for the legal procedure (Planfeststellungsverfahren) which can start immediately after the pro ject authorisation.
TESLA Technical Design Report Part I: Executive Summary
Another recent development relates to IBM’s Assured Execution Environment (AXE) project which is designed to police every program run on the system and denies access to everything which is not specifically authorised.
Will the Butterfly Cipher keep your Network Data secure? Developments in Computer Encryption
The maximum authorised muon flux is 2 · 108 muons per SPS cycle, the limitation being imposed by radioprotection guidelines.
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN
When the copy to tape of a given file is confirmed, its deletion is then authorised and takes place when the space in the event builder disk is running low.
The COMPASS Experiment at CERN