law firm

Definition of law firm

  1. :  a group of lawyers who work together as a business

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a binding custom or practice of a community :  a rule of conduct or action prescribed (see prescribe 1a) or formally recognized as binding or enforced by a controlling authority

    :  the whole body of such customs, practices, or rules

    :  common law

  1. :  litigate

    :  to sue or prosecute at law

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  1. :  securely or solidly fixed in place

    :  not weak or uncertain :  vigorous

    :  having a solid or compact structure that resists stress or pressure

  1. :  in a firm manner :  steadfastly, fixedly

  1. :  to make secure or fast :  tighten

    :  to make solid or compact

    :  to put into final form :  settle

  1. :  the name or title under which a company transacts business

    :  a partnership of two or more persons that is not recognized as a legal person distinct from the members composing it

    :  a business unit or enterprise


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