decretive

[dih-kree-tiv]
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adjective

having the force of a decree; pertaining to a decree.

Origin of decretive

1600–10; < Latin dēcrēt(um) decree + -ive
Related formsde·cre·tive·ly, adverbun·de·cre·tive, adjective
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