veto-oikeus

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Finnish[edit]

(index ve)

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Etymology[edit]

veto +‎ oikeus (right)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ve‧to‧-oi‧keus
  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeto(ʔ)ˌoikeus/ or /ˈʋeːtːo(ʔ)ˌoikeus/.

Noun[edit]

veto-oikeus

  1. veto (right to stop a decision or law)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The idea of the English verb "to veto" is usually expressed by the phrase käyttää veto-oikeutta ("to use the right of veto"), with a possessive suffix appended to the noun if applicable. See also vetota (to veto).