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laissez-passer

[les-ey-pa-sey; French le-sey-pah-sey] /ˈlɛs eɪ pæˈseɪ; French lɛ seɪ pɑˈseɪ/
noun, plural laissez-passers French, laissez-passer.
1.
a permit; pass, especially one issued in lieu of a passport.
Origin
< French: literally, allow to pass
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British Dictionary definitions for laissez passer

laissez passer

/lese pase/
noun
1.
a document granting unrestricted access or movement to its holder
Word Origin
literally: let pass
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