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pock'et ve"to




1. a veto of a bill brought about by the president's failure to sign it within ten days of the adjournment of Congress.
2. a similar action on the part of any legislative executive.

pock•et-ve•to



Pronunciation: (pok'it-vē"tō), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pocket-veto.html on line 83 [key]
v.t., -ve•toed, -ve•to•ing.
to veto (a bill) by exercising a pocket veto.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pocket-veto.html on line 124 pocket veto (Thesaurus)

 

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