GRE Word List


a proclamation having the force of law

The meaning of the word edict is a proclamation having the force of law.

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retrenchcut down
shuffleto mix in a mass confusedly : jumble
revelrynoisy partying or merrymaking
captionthe part of a legal document that shows where, when, and by what authority it was taken, found, or executed
dispatchto send off or away with promptness or speed
aegisa shield or breastplate emblematic of majesty that was associated with Zeus and Athena
corporealhaving, consisting of, or relating to a physical material body: such as
replenishto fill or build up again
disparatemarkedly distinct in quality or character