Corn Law

noun

Definition of Corn Law

: one of a series of laws in force in Great Britain before 1846 prohibiting or discouraging the importation of grain

First Known Use of Corn Law

1766, in the meaning defined above

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“Corn Law.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Corn%20Law. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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