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Definition of edict:

  1. A public command or ordinance by the sovereign power; the proclamation of a law made by an absolute authority, as if by the very act of announcement; a decree; as, the edicts of the Roman emperors; the edicts of the French monarch.

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orderliness, declaration, economy, revisal, club, gild, law, revise, proclamation, order, parliamentary procedure, society, rewrite, declaration, statute, mandate, jurisprudence, parliamentary law, command, judgment, pronouncement, ruling, manifesto, guild, fiat, monastic order, enactment, canon, notice, decree, polity, rules of order, annunciation, announcement, rescript, proclamation, regulation, formula, social club, determination, institute, order of magnitude, legislation, commandment, lodge, prescription, knowledge, ordering, ordination, purchase order, revision.

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