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lawgiver

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a member of an organized body of persons having the authority to make laws
  • political activists strenuously lobbied the state's lawgivers to expand the scope of the civil rights legislation

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“Lawgiver.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lawgiver. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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