mandate

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mandate

An order or edict to perform a particular task.

mandate

(măn′dāt)
1. A legal, ethical, or political requirement to execute actions or orders.
2. An order from a higher authority to an officer of a lower court.
mandatory, adjective
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Kranji also could not read the day traffic originating in the Mandated Territory.
Make Northern Ireland a European Union mandated territory with a commissioner elected or selected by the EU commissioners.
He said the second fact was the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their homes, denied by Israel since the division of the mandated territory of Palestine in 1948.
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