noun see veto II

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  • vetoer — See veto. * * * …   Universalium

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  • vetoer — ve·to·er …   English syllables

  • vetoer — ōə(r) sometimes əwə noun ( s) : one that vetoes …   Useful english dictionary

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  • veto — (vé to) s. m. 1°   Formule qu employait à Rome un tribun du peuple, lorsqu il s opposait aux décrets du sénat ou aux actes des magistrats. 2°   En Pologne, formule à l aide de laquelle chaque nonce pouvait, dans la diète, arrêter toute… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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