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Main Entry: 1ve·to
Pronunciation: primarystressvemacront-omacr
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural vetoes
Etymology: from Latin veto "I forbid," from vetare "to forbid"
1 : a forbidding of something by a person in authority
2 a : the power of the head of a government to prevent a bill passed by a legislature from becoming law b : the use of such authority

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