laissez passer

laissez-passer

[les-ey-pa-sey; French le-sey-pah-sey]
noun, plural laissez-passers French, laissez-passer.
a permit; pass, especially one issued in lieu of a passport.

Origin:
< French: literally, allow to pass

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laissez passer or French laisser passer (lese pase)
 
n
a document granting unrestricted access or movement to its holder
 
[literally: let pass]
 
laisser passer or French laisser passer
 
n
 
[literally: let pass]

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