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Related / Similar Words: decree, fiat, order, rescript

 

Definition:
  • a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge); "a friend in New Mexico said that the order caused no trouble out there";
  • a formal or authoritative proclamation;

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    Hyponyms: consent decree, curfew, decree nisi, imperial decree, legal separation, judicial separation, programma, prohibition, ban, proscription, stay, bull, papal bull

     

    Derivational Morphology: order, prescribe, dictate, tell, enjoin, say, rule, decree

     

     
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