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Definitions of dictate:
  • noun:   a guiding principle
    Example: "The dictates of reason"
  • noun:   an authoritative rule
  • verb:   rule as a dictator
  • verb:   say out loud for the purpose of recording
    Example: "He dictated a report to his secretary"
  • verb:   issue commands or orders for

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