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adjective as in consenting


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The permit marks the last significant regulatory hurdle for developers of the Waimanalo property, which according to building permits will include three new single-family homes, two pools and a guard post.

In the motion it filed Wednesday, the Corps said that it had identified a portion of its permit analysis under the Clean Water Act that needs to be reevaluated.

Customs told us that only the person’s name — that’s Nathalie — on the soon-to-expire temporary import permit can take the car out.

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The National Park Service is considering permit applications from several organizations with various views on the election.

The investment comes after Maryland’s secretary of the environment denied a permit last year for a solar farm that Georgetown wanted to build in rural Charles County.

Some border points are closed and they are not permitting all refugees to enter.

Most ominously, a law permitting the use of Russian as an official language in select regions was revoked.

The sequester hurt the budget for BLM and has slowed down permitting.

Another, dubbed Constitutional Carry, would eliminate any special permitting for gun owners.

And states like Kansas and Utah actually passed laws permitting adults to carry guns in schools.

The little Pontellier boys were permitting them to do so, and making their authority felt.

He supported me consistently, permitting no one but himself to interfere with anything I thought it right to do.

Messrs. Thomas Nelson and Sons have generously co-operated in permitting the use of the best translation.

I find that some captains have begun to give money at the next port, instead of permitting this day of misrule.

Annexations of this kind are called trade fixtures and the law is liberal in permitting their removal.

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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to permitting, such as: allowing, authorizing, granting, letting, null, and sanctioning.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.