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licence

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English

Etymology

From Old French licence, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] licentia.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈlaɪsəns/, SAMPA: /"laIs@ns/
  • Hyphenation: li‧cence

Noun

Singular
licence

Plural
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licence ({{{1}}})
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Standard spelling of the noun form of license.

Usage notes

This spelling is always considered incorrect in the United States.

Verb

Infinitive
to licence

Third person singular
licenc

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to licence (third-person singular simple present licenc, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Alternative spelling of license, generally considered to be erroneous. The verb form should normally be spelt as license.

Usage notes

This spelling is always considered incorrect in the United States.

Derived terms

Translations

see translations at license

Czech

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Noun

licence f.

  1. license (US), licence (UK)

French

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Pronunciation

Noun

licence f. (plural licences)

  1. licence
  2. permit, certificate
  3. bachelor’s degree (more accurately in France Bac+3)

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