approbation

  1. official approval
  2. official recognition or approval

Approbation

Approbation is, in Catholic canon law, an act by which a bishop or other legitimate superior grants to an ecclesiastic the actual exercise of his ministry. The necessity of approbation, especially for administering the Sacrament of Penance, was expressly decreed by the Council of Trent, so that, except in the case of imminent death, the absolution...
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Approbation

• (n.) The act of approving; an assenting to the propriety of a thing with some degree of pleasure or satisfaction; approval; sanction; commendation. • (n.) Probation or novitiate. • (n.) Proof; attestation.
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approbation

noun official recognition or approval
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Approbation

Ap`pro·ba'tion noun [ Latin approbatio : confer French approbation . See Approve to prove.] 1. Proof; attestation. [ Obsolete] Shak. 2. The act of approving; an assenting to the propriety of a thing with some degree of pleasure or satisfaction; approval; s...
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approbation

approbation 1. An expression of warm approval; praise; commendation. 2. Official approval or sanction. 3. Obsolete: Conclusive proof.
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approbation

approval; consent
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approbation

approval 
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approbation

official approval
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approbation

official approval
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approbation

official approval, sanction, or commendation.
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approbation

[n] - official approval 2. [n] - official recognition or approval
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