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Definition of Decree
DecreeDecree De*cree", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Decreed; p. pr. & vb.
1. To determine judicially by authority, or by decree; to
constitute by edict; to appoint by decree or law; to
determine; to order; to ordain; as, a court decrees a
restoration of property.
Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be
established unto thee. --Job xxii.
2. To ordain by fate.
Decree De*cree", v. i.
To make decrees; -- used absolutely.
Father eternal! thine is to decree; Mine, both in
heaven and earth to do thy will. --Milton.
Meaning of Decree from wikipedia
- A decree
is a legal
proclamation, usually issued
by a head of state
(such as the president
of a republic
or a monarch), according
- A consent decree
is an agreement
a dispute between
two parties without admission
(in a criminal
case) or liability...
770 was a decree
of the communist Romanian government
in 1967. It restricted abortion
and contraception, and was intended...
- A decree
nisi or rule nisi (from Latin
nisi 'unless') is a court order
that will come into force
at a ****ure date unless
a particular condition
- The Decree
on Peace, written
Lenin, was p****ed by the Second Congress
of the Soviet
of Workers', Soldiers', and Peasants' Deputies
on the 8...
- The Crémieux Decree
(French: [kʁemjø]) was a law that granted French citizenship
to the majority
of the Jewish
po****tion in French Algeria
- The Carlsbad Decrees
Beschlüsse) were a set of reactionary restrictions introduced
in the states
of the German Confederation
- is a stele composed
of granodiorite inscribed
with three versions
of a decree issued
in Memphis, Egypt, in 196 BC during
the Ptolemaic dynasty
- The Raphia Decree
is an ancient inscribed stone stela dating
Egypt. It comprises
of the Ptolemaic Decrees issued
by a synod
- Rule by decree
is a style
of governance allowing
quick, unchallenged promulgation
of law by a single person
or group. It allows
to make or change...
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