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determined or decided upon as by an authority

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"Short and energetic!" he remarked when he had read over the proclamation which he had dictated straight off without corrections.
Jellyby, sitting in quite a nest of waste paper, drank coffee all the evening and dictated at intervals to her eldest daughter.
Speaking at the last campaign rally of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) in Pasig on Saturday, Dela Rosa said that they would not be dictated by the administration should they win.
Physician Harold Bornstein said a letter released in December 2015 during the presidential campaign was dictated to him by Mr Trump.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- US President Donald Trump's former personal doctor Harold Bornstein said that Trump dictated the 2015 letter he wrote praising the then-Republican presidential nominee's good health.
A 2015 doctor's note describing Donald Trump's health as "astonishingly excellent" was dictated, it turns out, by Trump himself, according to the doctor who signed the note.
Saying that the Sharif family has 'mastered in lying and hypocrisy', Bilawal further alleged that the Sharif brothers also dictated verdicts against former prime minister Benazir Bhutto and ex-president Zardari.
But more than anything, One of Us is a powerful look at how difficult it can be to leave a life that completely shaped and dictated one's worldview.
The company's punctuation and formatting technology helps contribute needed content that does not come from simply recognising the words dictated, thereby saving additional time.
Srinagar, May22 ( ANI ): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday advocated that foreign policy matters should be dictated while taking care of country's interest.
Eight Million Gods tells of one Nikki, a horror novelist whose creations are coming to life, and whose career is dictated by a disorder that compels her to write stories of death and destruction.
Police Directorate and, in response to news reports categorically denied ever being dictated to by inmates interrogated by judges investigating recent Fath al-Islam escape attempt and alleged hanging of an inmate by the same group members.
Dragon Dictation is iOS-5 compatible and features a pop-up toolbar with app icons that enable users to easily send their dictated text to email, SMS, Facebook, Twitter, or the clipboard.
Unfortunately, in many instances, transcription of dictated notes creates unstructured data that then have to be manually abstracted for use.