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veto
used in Arrowsmith

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to exercise the right to override another's decision by preventing their intended action
  • George William Vertigan insisted in debate, and afterward privily to Sir Robert Fairlamb, that rats destroy food and perhaps spread disease, and His Excellency must veto the bill.
    Chapter 31 (38% in)

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