Definition of edict noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    edict

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈidɪkt//
     
    [uncountable, countable](formal)
     
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  1. 1an official order or statement given by someone in authority synonym decree
  2. 2 Unfair edicts from management caused many employees to leave.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: edict