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travel document

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any authorization to pass or go somewhere

a document issued by a country to a citizen allowing that person to travel abroad and re-enter the home country

any quality or characteristic that gains a person a favorable reception or acceptance or admission

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In a corner, almost hidden from view, were three gentlemen, who had preceded Athos and Aramis, and an officer was examining their passports.
The passports are in order; let these three gentlemen pass.
My dear friend," here Athos spoke, "rest assured, if we were Mazarinists we should come well prepared with every sort of passport.
Already the passport system, modelled on the Russian, was developing.
Sdu Identification looked to Datacard Group when it first began issuing laser engraved passports for the Dutch government in 2001," said Wim Tappij Gielen, vice president of sales for Datacard Group.
ISLAMABAD, 05 May , 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- The Machine Readable Passports will replace the manual passports by 2010 in conformity with International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) standards.
The government of the Russian Federation plans to first deliver electronic passports to its citizens traveling abroad.
CryptoMetrics, a leading global provider of facial recognition and fingerprint biometric solutions to the government and commercial markets, today recognized the important work of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in announcing that all member nations have agreed to issue their passports according to a common standard, an action that will clear the way for nations to fully accelerate their conversion over to issuing the new biometric passport.
The new system will use biometric technology to prevent multiple passports from being issued to the same person under different identities.
The need to authenticate both forms of passports through the use of this automated technology will provide the necessary security for borders around the world.
Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE:PHG)(AEX:PHI) today announced that the German passport printing authority, the Bundesdruckerei GmbH, has selected on behalf of German Ministry of Interior its contactless smart card chip for use in the country's smart passports.
This 3rd generation card reader, which scans passports, visas and other secure travel documents in color, includes the latest advancements for verifying the authenticity of documents and detecting forgeries, including ultraviolet light, infrared, and security laminate reading.
The government has introduced special fees on passports for Kenyans living abroad that would see them pay almost double the current amount.
The Bureau of Passports and Visas of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued its latest guidelines to Liberians whose passports are reported lost or stolen (missing) and are desirous of applying for new Liberian ECOWAS Biometric Passports.
Official sources on Thursday said establishing Executive Passport Offices (EPOs) in major cities of the country is also in process where people would get all facilities for getting their passports.