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pronunciamento

[pruh-nuhn-see-uh-men-toh, -shee-uh-] /prəˌnʌn si əˈmɛn toʊ, -ʃi ə-/
noun, plural pronunciamentos.
1.
a proclamation; manifesto; edict.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Spanish pronunciamiento < Latin prōnūntiā(re) to pronounce + -mentum -ment
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pronunciamento

/prəˌnʌnsɪəˈmɛntəʊ/
noun (pl) -tos
1.
an edict, proclamation, or manifesto, esp one issued by rebels in a Spanish-speaking country
2.
an authoritarian announcement
Word Origin
C19: from Spanish: pronouncement
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