papal decree

noun

Definition of papal decree

: a decree from a Pope

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“Papal decree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/papal%20decree. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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