crown law

noun

Definition of crown law

: the part of English common law that applies to criminal prosecutions

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First Known Use of crown law

1647, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of crown law was in 1647

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“Crown law.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crown%20law. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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