law-and-order

adjective

Definition of law-and-order

: relating to, characterized by, or advocating strict laws and their enforcement a law-and-order candidate

First Known Use of law-and-order

1844, in the meaning defined above

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“Law-and-order.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/law-and-order. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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