• (adj): Established by authority; given authoritative approval.
    Example: "A list of approved candidates"
    Synonyms: sanctioned
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on approved:

H5N1 Clinical Trials - Current Status of H5N1 Candidate Vaccines - Approved Human H5N1 Vaccines
... On April 17, 2007 the US FDA approved "Influenza Virus Vaccine, H5N1" by manufacturer Sanofi Pasteur Inc for manufacture at its Swiftwater, PA facility ... The vaccine was approved by the country's national pharmaceutical institute for commercial production ...
Henry Sibley High School - Renovations
... The District 197 School Board approved the design proposal for Henry Sibley in March 2006 ... On April 17, the School Board approved construction bids for work on Henry Sibley ... The Board also approved full replacement of tile, which was bid as an alternate job to ensure higher priority items were covered first ...
Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitors - Examples
... Drugs belonging to this class are sitagliptin (FDA approved 2006, marketed by Merck Co ... as Januvia), vildagliptin (EU approved 2007, marketed in the EU by Novartis as Galvus), saxagliptin (FDA approved in 2009, marketed as Onglyza), linagliptin (FDA approved in 2011, marketed as Trajenta by Eli ...
Irrigation In Mexico - External Cooperation
... In 1993, the World Bank approved a US$303 million loan to support an integrated irrigation modernization project ... June 2007, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved US$150,000 for an examination of the distributional effects of water reforms ... In September 2007 it approved a US$200,000 project to support a program to relief damages caused by Hurricane Dean ...
List Of Withdrawn Drugs
... This list is not limited to drugs that were ever approved by the FDA ... Rimonabant, Tolrestat, Ximelagatran and Zimelidine, for example) were approved to be marketed in Europe but had not yet been approved for marketing in the U.S ... Likewise LSD was never approved for marketing in the U.S ...

More definitions of "approved":

  • (adj): Generally or especially officially judged acceptable or satisfactory.
    Example: "An approved method"; "work on the approved project went ahead on schedule"