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How can I fastly verify if an Oracle User has the GRANT CREATE ANY SYNONYM privilege?

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Hello,
I need to know if a particular Oracle User has the GRANT CREATE ANY SYNONYM privilege.

With what query can I do this investigation?
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1. Query: direct grant
2. Query: grant via a role
select * from dba_sys_privs
where privilege = 'CREATE ANY SYNONYM' 
and admin_option = 'YES'
and grantee = 'Oracle User';
 
select a.* from dba_sys_privs a,
dba_role_privs b
where b.grantee = 'Oracle User'
and a.grantee = b.granted_role;

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select GRANTEE
FROM DBA_SYS_PRIVS
WHERE PRIVILEGE = 'CREATE ANY SYNONYM'
AND GRANTEE = &&USER
UNION
SELECT GRANTEE
FROM DBA_ROLE_PRIVS
WHERE GRANTEE = &&USER
AND GRANTED_ROLE IN
(
select GRANTEE
FROM DBA_SYS_PRIVS
WHERE PRIVILEGE = 'CREATE ANY SYNONYM'
)

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Many thanks for having helped me ;-)
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