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noun as in directive

noun as in ruling

noun as in word

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But the presidential ukase became the ultimate land of the law.

The emperor Nicholas of Russia declared, by ukase, his purpose to assist Austria.

An imperial ukase ordered that all the serfs in certain of the Russian states, between the ages of 30 and 35, should be enrolled.

Then came a ukase, ordering the immediate return home of all Russian girls abroad.

The political ukase forbidding purchases from them must be withdrawn, and the markets must be thrown open to them again.

An imperial ukase of February 15, 1899, reorganized the Diet according to a plan drawn up by Pobidonostzeff.


On this page you'll find 212 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ukase, such as: act, announcement, directive, edict, injunction, and instruction.

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