Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: mandamus
IPA transcription: [mænd'eɪməs]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: mandamus, writ_of_mandamus
    Meaning: an extraordinary writ commanding an official to perform a ministerial act that the law recognizes as an absolute duty and not a matter for the official's discretion; used only when all other judicial remedies fail
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