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Definitions of decree:

part of speech: verb transitive

To determine by a law, decision, etc.; ordain; assign.

part of speech: noun

An ordinance, law, or edict; a judicial decision; the award of an umpire or arbitrator.

part of speech: noun

An order or law of an absolute sovereign; an edict or law made by a superior authority; in the Calvinistic system of theology, the pre- determined purpose of God; in Scot., a decision or final judgment of a court of law.

part of speech: verb

To determine judicially; to fix or appoint; to constitute by edict.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To make a law, decision, etc.

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