command paper

noun

Definition of command paper

: a document published by the British government or a department at public expense

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so called from its being by command of the Crown

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“Command paper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/command%20paper. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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