exlex

noun
plural -es

Definition of exlex

 (Entry 1 of 2)

obsolete
: outlaw

exlex

adjective
ex·​lex | \ ˈekˌsleks \

Definition of exlex (Entry 2 of 2)

: without legal authority exlex government

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History and Etymology for exlex

Noun

Medieval Latin, from Latin, bound by no law, lawless

Adjective

German exlex-, from Latin exlex bound by no law, lawless, from ex- ex- entry 1 + lex law

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“Exlex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exlex. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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