statutes at large
Definition of statutes at large
: statutes set forth in full in chronological order as enacted as distinguished from abridgments, revisions, codifications, or compilations; specifically : a published compilation containing all the federal laws and resolutions public and private passed and all executive proclamations issued during a session of a congress
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up statutes at large? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).