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dictate

verb [I or T] (SPEAK)
 
 
/dɪkˈteɪt/ US  /ˈ--/
to speak something aloud for a person or machine to record the words said, so that they can be written down
口述,口授
I dictated my order over the phone.
我通过电话口述了命令。
She spent the morning dictating letters to her secretary.
她花了一上午的时间向秘书口述信件。
Office practices
(Definition of dictate verb (SPEAK) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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