Rescript - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈriːskrɪpt|  American pronunciation of the word rescript
Brit.  |ˈriːskrɪpt|  British pronunciation of the word rescript

noun

- a reply by a Pope to an inquiry concerning a point of law or morality
- a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge) (syn: decree, edict, fiat, order)
- the act of rewriting something (syn: revisal, revise, revision)
- something that has been written again (syn: revision, rewrite)

Examples

...even though there was never an official rescript ordering mass genocide, that was indeed the intent and effect of the government's policy...

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