extralegal

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adjective ex·tra·le·gal \ˌek-strə-ˈlē-gəl\

Definition of extralegal

  1. :  not regulated or sanctioned by law

extralegally

play \ˌek-strə-ˈlē-gə-lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of extralegal

1644


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extralegal

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adjective ex·tra·le·gal \ˌek-strə-ˈlē-gəl\

Legal Definition of extralegal

  1. :  not regulated or sanctioned by law

extralegally

adverb

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