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law

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law

noun

Definition of LAW

1
a rule of conduct or action laid down by a governing authority and especially a legislature <a record number of laws were passed in that legislative session>
Near Antonyms higher law
2
a collection or system of rules of conduct <it's important to obey the law at all times, or else you might end up in jail>
3
the department of government that keeps order, fights crime, and enforces statutes <a petty thief who had somehow managed to avoid the law for most of his life>
Synonyms law

February 28, 2015
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To speak pompously or dogmatically
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