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behest

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a statement of what to do that must be obeyed by those concerned
  • I only made the change at the author's behest

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“Behest.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/behest. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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