authorized

Definitions

  • ANCIENT AUTHORS
    ANCIENT AUTHORS
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj authorized endowed with authority
    • adj authorized sanctioned by established authority "an authoritative communique","the authorized biography"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

The local authority The local authority
THE AUTHOR, AND A BASUTO PONY WHICH ASSISTED IN THE FIGHT AT SANNASPOST THE AUTHOR, AND A BASUTO PONY WHICH ASSISTED IN THE FIGHT AT SANNASPOST
The Author The Author
The author doing a little washing on his own account The author doing a little washing on his own account
"His hand closed again upon the sceptre of authority." "His hand closed again upon the sceptre of authority."
The author reads his work to the people in the salon The author reads his work to the people in the salon
THE AUTHOR GOING DOWN IN A DIVER'S SUIT THE AUTHOR GOING DOWN IN A DIVER'S SUIT
THE AUTHOR AFTER HIS FIRST DIVE. THE FACE-PLATE HAS BEEN UNSCREWED FROM THE HELMET THE AUTHOR AFTER HIS FIRST DIVE. THE FACE-PLATE HAS BEEN UNSCREWED FROM THE HELMET

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: MS-DOS was originally calle QDOS and was bought of the author by Microsoft for a small fee. The rest is history
    • Authorized Possessed of or endowed with authority; as, an authorized agent.
    • Authorized Sanctioned by authority.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Author Robert May considered the names of Reginald and Rollo before he settled on "Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer."
    • authorized Duly empowered: as, an authorized agent.
    • authorized Formally sanctioned by those having the right or power to sanction, as a reprint or translation of a book: as, an authorized edition; the authorized version of the Bible. Also authorised.
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Quotations

  • D. H. Lawrence
    D.%20H.%20Lawrence
    “I hate the actor and audience business. An author should be in among the crowd, kicking their shins or cheering them on to some mischief or merriment.”
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander%20Pope
    “Most authors steal their works, or buy.”
  • Cole Porter
    Cole Porter
    “Good authors, too, who once knew better words now only use four-letter words writing prose... anything goes.”
  • Salman Rushdie
    Salman%20Rushdie
    “Books choose their authors; the act of creation is not entirely a rational and conscious one.”
  • John Ruskin
    John%20Ruskin
    “It is excellent discipline for an author to feel that he must say all that he has to say in the fewest possible words, or his reader is sure to skip them. ”
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    “When an author is too meticulous about his style, you may presume that his mind is frivolous and his content flimsy.”

Usage

In literature:

The letter went stamped with the public authority of this kingdom.
"The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. II. (of 12)" by Edmund Burke
The relative of a great author should endeavour not to be an author.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. II (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
He let loose throughout the opera the trombones which the author intentionally reserved for the end.
"Musical Memories" by Camille Saint-Saëns
We shall present the readers with the prologue to the Queen of Arragon, acted at Black-Fryars, as a specimen of this author's poetry.
"The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753)" by Theophilus Cibber
Thirdly, they confirmed the efficacy and the binding authority of the Seven Sacraments.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2" by John Addington Symonds
Nothing of this applies to authors, considered merely as authors.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
Note on authorities for battle of Poitiers.
"The History of England" by T.F. Tout
The real author, however, was Peter Du Moulin, ex-rector of Wheldrake, in Yorkshire.
"Life of John Milton" by Richard Garnett
The idea of announcing Brissot's project to the authorities did not even enter my thoughts.
"Biographies of Distinguished Scientific Men" by Francois Arago
He said he was not authorized to speak on the subject of the future commerce.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
There is a germ of schism in the pretensions of Paris to form its municipal establishment independently of the authority of the nation.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
With respect to the German redemptioners, you know I can do nothing, unless authorized by law.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
He had at least as strong a sympathy with the author of 'John Gilpin' as with the author of 'The Task.
"The English Church in the Eighteenth Century" by Charles J. Abbey and John H. Overton
For the authority of the Established Church was substituted the authority of the Scriptures.
"History of the United States" by Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard
Many of the author's points appear to be well taken, especially the first, the third, and the eighth.
"Some Mooted Questions in Reinforced Concrete Design" by Edward Godfrey
Does our authority over our ideas more often fall short than our authority over our volitions?
"Theodicy" by G. W. Leibniz
Most people have accepted, without investigation, an assertion which is unsupported by any authority from ancient authors.
"The Catholic World. Volume II; Numbers 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12." by E. Rameur
This author also uses Elohim exclusively in Genesis, and down to Exod.
"The Literature of the Old Testament" by George Foot Moore
If the author of 'Behind the Veil' has gone to the one extreme, the author of 'Fernyhurst Court' has gone to the other.
"British Quarterly Review, American Edition, Volume LIV" by Various
They are not less conscious than others of moral distinctions, and own the sacred authority of the better invitation over the worse.
"Studies of Christianity" by James Martineau
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In poetry:

Author of health, who all the plants that grow
Hast form'd! who hast the tyrant Death subdu'd!
Thy blessing on this medicine bestow,
Which thou hast with salubrious pow'rs endu'd!
"A Prayer For A Sick Person Before He Takes Physic" by Rees Prichard
If with time love increases, as authors engage,
In spite of diseases, of wrinkles, or age,
Then my daily feelings what mortal can tell;
Except he has lov'd one as long and as well?
"The Wedding Night" by William Hutton
Why has no one great or glorious,
Famous, or at least notorious —
Author, actor, or highwayman,
Poet, prophet, priest or layman,
Ever chosen to appear
Then on this sublunary sphere?
"A Complaint" by Cicely Fox Smith
When tempest winnowed grain from bran;
And men were looking for a man,
Authority called you to the van,
McClellan:
Along the line the plaudit ran,
As later when Antietam's cheers began.
"The Victor Of Antietam" by Herman Melville
I. Dear shade of him my heart holds more than dear,
Author of all that fond heart's purest bliss,
Dear shade, I hail thee with a rapturous tear,
And welcome thee with many a tender kiss.
"The Picture" by Sydney Owenson
Who may this wondrous speaker be?
Is he some judge, or orator?
Some one in high authority?
Physician, prince, or conqueror?
Answer, thou ever restless sea,
Who may this wondrous person be?
"Echoes From Galilee." by Alfred Castner King

In news:

Preston, Author, Lincoln Child, Author.
Mary Higgins Clark, Author, Carol Higgins Clark, Author.
Black, Author, Julie Hyzy, Author Five Star $25.95 (429p) ISBN 978-1-59414-713-5.
He is the author of "China's New Confucianism" and co-author of "The Spirit of Cities".
In the second part of my interview with Smashwords founder Mark Coker, we talk about marketing and what kinds of activities authors should focus on, given the wide array of options available and authors' often limited resources.
Cindy Sherman, Author, Rizzoli, Author Rizzoli International Publications $17.95 (1p) ISBN 978-0-8478-1567-8.
I learned not to flaunt any perceived authority, as that authority was transient, tied only to a specific set of duties, and subject to the designs of my superiors — in Billy's case, the nuns.
He is author of the best selling book on reading fluency entitled The Fluent Reader, published by Scholastic, and co-author of the award winning fluency program called Fluency First, published by the Wright Group.
Marla Frazee, Author, Frazee, Author Harcourt Children's Books $16 (40p) ISBN 978-0-15-201429-2.
A two-year battle over Camden-Wyoming Sewer & Water Authority's financial records came to an end Monday as the authority's Board of Directors released information about its employees' compensation on its website.
The idea for AdA (Author directing Author) must have sounded wonderfully symmetrical when the evening's two playwrights conceived it.
Lawrence Goldstone is the author of 12 books of both fiction and non-fiction, six of them co-authored with his wife.
Elizabeth Gouge , Author, Elizabeth Goudge, Author Yearling Books $3.5 (0p) ISBN 978-0-440-40590-0.
The Georgia Ports Authority has announced that the authority posted increases across all reporting categories for the first two months of fiscal year 2013.
The Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver St, is looking for local authors for its "Local Author Signing Session" at the Winter Greenmarket from 10 am to 2 pm Dec 1.
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In science:

This is due to the fact that authors who do not manage to find a sufficient number of co-authors in their topic area will not produce any paper in this particular year.
The Simultaneous Evolution of Author and Paper Networks
The second named author (M.C.) passed away before the final text of this report was completed, therefore the first author is entirely responsible for any errors or omissions.
Updated tests of scaling and universality for the spin-spin correlations in the 2D and 3D spin-S Ising models using high-temperature expansions
First author is nj = 1, second author is nj = 2, and so on.
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
Equal Credit per Author (ECA): For nauthors authors on the author-list, Nnj =1/nauthors , the credit is divided equally among all authors.
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
Author Determines (AUT): The first author selects from among these options, or provides an arbitrary distribution of Nnj .
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
Most typically, the authors’ names appearing to the front of the graded paper (first author, second author) lead the effort.
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
The FAL method recognizes the first author, and treats all remaining authors equally.
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
In papers with many authors, it fails to offer significant credit to any but the first author.
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
DEP has the advantage of recognizing the first and early authors of the paper, reflecting a wide practice of ordering authors by their contributions.
RefSponse: A Literature Evaluation System for the Professional Astrophysics Community
In contrast, its first author remains extremely active in the field and should be acknowledged for having introduced the author of this lecture in the field in 1999.
PT-symmetry, ghosts, supersymmetry and Klein-Gordon equation
The authors are grateful to Uri Alon, Shalev Itzkovitz Matteo Marsili and Yi-Cheng Zhang for useful comments and discussions and to the authors of Ref.
Loops structure of the Internet at the Autonomous System Level
In § 4 we analyze statistics on our authors, and in § 5 we look at trends in preprint posting for various sub jects and author categories.
Demographic and Citation Trends in Astrophysical Journal papers and Preprints
Attributes recorded included obvious data like titles, page lengths, dates that the papers were received, accepted, and posted, the number of authors, and the names and affiliations of the first authors.
Demographic and Citation Trends in Astrophysical Journal papers and Preprints
This enabled us to determine the fraction of authors who were AAS members, and also compile age and gender information for those authors.2 We were able to determine the gender for all but 6% of the remaining authors, after an exhaustive web search and consultations with colleagues.
Demographic and Citation Trends in Astrophysical Journal papers and Preprints
In addition, the median first-author age for an observational paper is 2-3 years younger than authors of theoretical papers.
Demographic and Citation Trends in Astrophysical Journal papers and Preprints
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