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bylaw

noun

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a statement spelling out the proper procedure or conduct for an activity
  • the club's bylaws bar any member whose annual dues remain unpaid from voting in the election

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The first known use of bylaw was in the 14th century

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“Bylaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bylaw. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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