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decree

noun [C]  /dɪˈkri/ us  
an order or statement of an official decision: He refused to carry out the board’s decree.
decree
verb [T]  /dɪˈkri/ us  
[+ that clause] The Olympic charter decrees that the Games be opened by a head of state.
Translations of “decree”
in Spanish decreto, sentencia…
in French décret, arrêté, arrêt…
in German der Erlaß, der Entscheid…
in Chinese (Traditional) 法令,政令, 命令…
in Russian указ…
in Turkish kararname, emir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法令,政令, 命令…
in Polish dekret, rozporządzenie…
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