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dic·ta

 (dĭk′tə)
n.
A plural of dictum.
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dicta

(ˈdɪktə)
n
1. a plural of dictum
2. (Law) a plural of dictum
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dic•tum

(ˈdɪk təm)

n., pl. -ta (-tə), -tums.
1. an authoritative pronouncement; judicial assertion.
2. a saying; maxim.
[1660–70; < Latin: a saying, command, word; compare index]
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