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TO DICTATE. To pronounce word for word what is destined to be at the same time written by another. Merlin Rep. mot Suggestion, p. 5 00; Toull. Dr. Civ. Fr. liv. 3, t. 2, c. 5, n. 410.

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And between democracy and dictatorship, no one should be neutral."
He said that country was destroyed in dictatorship, saying that they cannot afford dictatorship.
The 20 years of Marcos dictatorship was enough for the Filipino oppressed by the regime.
Though our focus is specifically on dictatorship, we use democratic elections as a comparison.
In an interview, Njonjo had spoken longingly of the rule of Kenyatta who he said ruled the country with a 'rungu', followed by Moi who also ruled with a 'rungu', and the Kanu one-man, one-party dictatorship that he calls 'strong nation".
It can be said that the 1987 Constitution only attempted a feeble effort to erase the specter of another dictatorship after Marcos.
KARACHI -- Speakers at a conference on Sunday marking the completion of 50 years of the famous movement of 1968 against the military regime said that the movement was a symbol of struggle against capitalism, imperialism and dictatorship and still inspired people.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah has warned the government against running its affairs through ordinance and said that it seems from the prime minister's statements that the 'dark clouds of dictatorship' are looming.
Lahore -- Pakistan People's Party leader Khursheed Shah has warned the government against running its affairs through ordinances and said that it seems from the prime minister's statements that the 'dark clouds of dictatorship' are looming.
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah expressing disappointment over the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has warned the rulers against running its affairs through ordinance and said that the Prime Minister Imran Khan's statements have portrayed that 'dark clouds of dictatorship' were looming over the country.
LAHORE: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader Khursheed Shah on Sunday said that dark clouds of dictatorship" are looming above the country.