- /ˈlɜnəz laɪsəns/ (say 'lernuhz luysuhns)
a restricted licence to drive a motor vehicle, issued to a learner on the condition that he or she be accompanied when driving by a fully licensed driver.
Also, learner's permit; Colloquial, learner's.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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