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  • 1 Word of command — Command Com*mand , n. 1. An authoritative order requiring obedience; a mandate; an injunction. [1913 Webster] Awaiting what command their mighty chief Had to impose. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. The possession or exercise of authority. [1913… …

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  • 2 word of command — index instruction (direction) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 word of command — n. word or phrase having a specific and firmly settled meaning used in commanding the movements of soldiers …

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  • 4 give the word of command — index instruct (direct) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 Command — Com*mand , n. 1. An authoritative order requiring obedience; a mandate; an injunction. [1913 Webster] Awaiting what command their mighty chief Had to impose. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. The possession or exercise of authority. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 6 Command and Staff College — Emblem Motto Pir Sho Biyamooz Saadi Established 1905 Type Constituent college of the National Defence University, Islamabad …

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  • 7 word — ► NOUN 1) a single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used to form sentences with others. 2) a remark or statement. 3) (a word) even the smallest amount of something spoken or written: don t believe a word. 4) (words) angry talk.… …

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  • 8 word — [n1] discussion chat, chitchat*, colloquy, confab*, confabulation, consultation, conversation, discussion, talk, tête è tête; concept 56 Ant. silence word [n2] statement account, adage, advice, announcement, bulletin, byword, comment,… …

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  • 9 word — I (news) noun account, advice, bulletin, communication, dispatch, information, intelligence, mention, message, report, statement II (promise) noun affirmation, agreement, assurance, averment, avouchment, avowal, declaration, pledge, profession,… …

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  • 10 command — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Order of authority Nouns 1. command, commandment, order, ordinance, fiat, bidding, dictum, behest, call, beck, nod; direction, injunction, charge; instructions. Informal, say so. See authority, rule. 2.… …

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  • 11 Command — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Command >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 command command order ordinance act fiat hukm bidding dictum hest behest call beck nod GRP: N 2 …

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  • 12 command — I UK [kəˈmɑːnd] / US [kəˈmænd] noun Word forms command : singular command plural commands *** 1) [countable] an official order Who gave the command to open fire? 2) [countable] computing an instruction that you give to a computer to make it do… …

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  • 13 command — v. & n. v.tr. 1 (often foll. by to + infin., or that + clause) give formal order or instructions to (commands us to obey; commands that it be done). 2 (also absol.) have authority or control over. 3 a (often refl.) restrain, master. b gain the… …

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  • 14 word — Synonyms and related words: Bible oath, Parthian shot, account, acquaintance, adage, address, admission, advice, affidavit, affirmance, affirmation, allegation, altercation, ana, analects, announcement, annunciation, answer, aphorism, apostrophe …

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  • 15 word — noun 1》 a single distinct meaningful element of speech or writing, used to form sentences with others. 2》 a remark or statement.     ↘[with negative] (a word) even the smallest amount of something spoken or written: don t believe a word.… …

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  • 16 command economy — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms command economy : singular command economy plural command economies economics an economic system in which the government controls business and the supply of goods in a country • See: market economy …

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  • 17 command key — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms command key : singular command key plural command keys computing on some computers, a key that you press together with another key to make the computer do a particular thing …

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  • 18 command line — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms command line : singular command line plural command lines computing a way of using words or letters to give a computer instructions, instead of using a mouse or computer language …

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  • 19 command performance — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms command performance : singular command performance plural command performances theatre, cinema a special performance of a show, play, or film given for a king, queen, or president …

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  • 20 command — I. v. a. 1. Order, direct, bid, charge, require, enjoin. 2. Rule, govern, sway, control, lead, preside over, have authority over. 3. Claim, challenge, exact, compel, demand. 4. Overlook, have under vision or range, dominate, control. II. v. n.… …

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