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1‘they will require authorization from the Law Society or another regulator’
permission, consent, leave, sanction, licence, dispensation, warrant, clearance
assent, acquiescence, agreement, approval, seal of approval, approbation, endorsement, blessing, imprimatur, acceptance, rubber stamp, accreditation
authority, right, power, mandate
informal the go-ahead, the thumbs up, the OK, the green light, the nod, say-so
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.