Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Ordering; commanding; command.

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  • In the hope of better success, the edicts were for the time withdrawn, and submitted, a few months later, to the part of parliament that held its sessions in summer, [594] accompanied by royal letters strictly enjoining their reception (lettres de jussion).

    The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)

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