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Command

Definition

[n] availability for use; "the materials at the command of the potters grew"
[n] the power or authority to command; "an admiral in command"
[n] great skillfulness and knowledge of some subject or activity; "a good command of French"
[n] (computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program
[n] an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
[n] a military unit or region under the control of a single officer
[n] a position of highest authority; "the corporation has just undergone a change in command"
[v] make someone do something
[v] be in command of; "The general commanded a huge army"
[v] demand as one's due; "This speaker commands a high fee"; "The author commands a fair hearing from his readers"
[v] exercise authoritative control or power over; "control the budget"; "Command the military forces"
[v] look down on; "The villa dominates the town"

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