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Imprimatur

Im`pri`ma´tur
n.1.(Law) A license to print or publish a book, paper, etc.; also, in countries subjected to the censorship of the press, approval of that which is published.
2.(R. C. Ch.) Permission granted from a designated eccliastical authority to publish a book or other document; - required by church law for Catholics, especially ecclesiastics, who wish to publish.
3.Official approval for some proposed activity; as, a contract this large needs the imprimatur of the legal department.
Noun1.imprimatur - formal and explicit approval; "a Democrat usually gets the union's endorsement"

IMPRIMATUR. A license or allowance to one to print.
     2. At one time, before a book could be printed in England, it was requisite that a permission should be obtained that permission was called an imprimatur. In some countries where the press is liable to censure, an imprimatur is required.

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