licensing law


Definition of licensing law


  1. :  a law that controls where and when alcoholic drinks may be sold

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  permission to act

    :  freedom of action

    :  a permission granted by competent authority to engage in a business or occupation or in an activity otherwise unlawful

  1. :  to issue a license to

    :  to permit or authorize especially by formal license

    :  to give permission or consent to :  allow

  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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