administrative law

noun

Definition of administrative law

  1. :  law dealing with the establishment, duties, and powers of and available remedies against authorized agencies in the executive branch of the government

First Known Use of administrative law

1810


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administrative law

noun

Legal Definition of administrative law

  1. :  the branch of the law dealing with government agencies


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