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English definition of “decree”

decree

noun [C]     /dɪˈkriː/
an official order or decision from a government or leader: a presidential/royal decreeLegislation and law-makingRules and lawsInstructions and orders
decree verb [T] (present participle decreeing, past tense and past participle decreed)
(Definition of decree noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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