The agency or apparatus through which a governing individual or body functions and exercises authority.
A government, especially an oppressive or undemocratic one:
(Proper) The British government
The state or quality of being potent, or the degree of this; power; strength
The penalty for noncompliance with a law or legal order.
(Law) An engagement or undertaking, expressed or implied, that a certain fact regarding the subject of a contract is, or shall be, as it is expressly implied or promised to be. In sales of goods by persons in possession, there is an implied warranty of title.
The definition of a warrant is a document that gives authority for something.
Supreme power or authority.
The status, dominion, rule, or power of a sovereign
A person or thing from which something comes into being or is derived or obtained:
Ruling power or authority; sovereignty.
The right or power to influence or make a decision:
Government; reign; control
A document or certificate giving permission to do something:
In Roman law, a commission or contract by which a person undertakes to do something for another, without recompense but with indemnity against loss
A right to enter onto land or property and use it, without any ownership rights being conferred.
The definition of hegemony is leadership or dominance of one group over another.
Strength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigour; might; capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect.
Dictum is defined as a statement or ruling that is from an official source or that expresses a principle.
The definition of control is power to direct, or an accepted comparison model in an experiment, or a device used for regulation.
Unlimited discretionary power to act; unrestricted authority.
Government by a single person having unlimited power; despotism.
Mastership; rule; control
An ecclesiastical court.
(Informal) A group that admonishes, cautions, or reminds:
(Brit., Informal) An expert; dab hand
(--- Informal) A person who is very quick, adroit, or skilled at something; expert
An artist or performer of great and exemplary skill.
A talent or natural ability for something:
A skill or ability.
The administration of government through departments and subdivisions managed by sets of appointed officials following an inflexible routine
Skill, expertness, or talent
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