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From Old French comander (French: commander), from Vulgar Latin *commandare, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] commandare (com- + mandare).

Noun

Singular
command

Plural
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command ({{{1}}})
  1. An order, a compelling task given to an inferior or a machine.
  2. Unit of military personnel.
  3. (baseball) The degree of control a pitcher has over his pitches.
    He's got good command tonight.

Translations

to be checked

Verb

Infinitive
to command

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to command (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To order, to compel an inferior or a machine to do something.
  2. To hold, to control the use of
    The fort commanded the bay.

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