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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Decretory.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the authority of a decree.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the force of a decree; determining.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the force of a decree; pertaining to a decree.

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