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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·cree v. t. [imp. & p. p. Decreed p. pr. & vb. n. Decreeing.]
 1. To determine judicially by authority, or by decree; to constitute by edict; to appoint by decree or law; to determine; to order; to ordain; as, a court decrees a restoration of property.
    Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee.   --Job xxii. 28.
 2. To ordain by fate.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : fixed or established especially by order or command; "at the
            time appointed (or the appointed time") [syn: appointed,
             ordained, prescribed]