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command

Etymology: L, commendare, to protect
an order given to the computer to execute a specific instruction, such as a code that evokes a particular program or performs a particular function.

command,

n the portion of a computer-related instruction that specifies the operation to be performed. A term used with hardware operations.
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He is a seasoned campaigner and has the unique distinction of shouldering responsibilities as a commander-in-chief for the fourth time over which is a record of sorts in the Armed Forces.
Former diplomat Ibrahim Yousry called on Commander-in-Chief Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi to meet with ousted president Mohamed Morsi in an effort to overcome the current political impasse.
Summary: UAE Foreign Minister Shaikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan met Egypt's Interim President Adli Mansour, Interim Vice-President Mohammed El Baradei and General Abdel Fattah El Sisi, First Deputy Prime Minister, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of Defence and Military Production of Egypt, here on Sunday.

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