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man·date
[man-deyt]
NOUN
1.
a command or authorization to act in a particular way on a public issue given by the electorate to its representative: The president had a clear mandate to end the war.
2.
a command from a superior court or official to a lower one: The appellate court resolved the appeal and issued a mandate to the district judge.
3.
an authoritative order or command: a royal mandate.
4.
(in the League of Nations) a commission given to a nation to administer the government and affairs of a former Turkish territory or German colony.
5.
a mandated territory or colony.
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In politics, a mandate is the authority granted by a constituency to act as its representative. ... "Doctrine of Mandate". A dictionary of political phrases and allusions: with a short bibliography By Hugh Montgomery, Philip George Cambray.

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Mandate definition, a command or authorization to act in a particular way on a public issue given by the electorate to its representative: The president had a clear ...

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Definition of mandate: Written authorization and/or command by a person, group, or organization (the 'mandator') to another (the 'mandatary') to take a certain ...

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Define mandate: an official order to do something — mandate in a sentence.

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The definition of a mandate is a command to do something. An example of mandate is a state requiring schools to teach a particular curriculum. YourDictionary ...

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A mandate is an official command or a go-ahead. When a politician wins an election by a wide margin, that's a mandate to implement her ideas.

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Mandate. A judicial command, order, or precept, written or oral, from a court; a direction that a court has the authority to give and an individual is bound to obey.

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A mandate occurs when the electorate lets a candidate know they approve of what he/she is doing or wants to do, but how do you know when a mandate...