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IMPERIUM. The right to command, which includes the right to employ the force of the state to enforce the laws; this is one of the principal attributes of the power of the executive. 1 Toull. n. 58.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.