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pronunciamento

[ pruh-nuhn-see-uh-men-toh, -shee-uh- ]
/ pr蓹藢n蕦n si 蓹藞m蓻n to蕣, -蕛i 蓹- /
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noun, plural pro路nun路ci路a路men路tos.
a proclamation; manifesto; edict.
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Origin of pronunciamento

1825鈥35; <Spanish pronunciamiento<Latin pr艒n奴nti膩(re) to pronounce + -mentum-ment
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British Dictionary definitions for pronunciamento

pronunciamento
/ (pr蓹藢n蕦ns瑟蓹藞m蓻nt蓹蕣) /

noun plural -tos
an edict, proclamation, or manifesto, esp one issued by rebels in a Spanish-speaking country
an authoritarian announcement

Word Origin for pronunciamento

C19: from Spanish: pronouncement
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