n.1.A binding by oath.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Pascal Ory describes Chateaubriant's editorial style as |apocalyptique, herisse de majuscules et de points d'exclamation, encombre de references bibliques, tout en objurations et propheties alternees'.[12] His fondness for biblical and historical Christian themes, in fact, characterizes the journal as a whole more and more as the Occupation drags on.