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    Le·gal
    /ˈlēɡəl/

    adjective

  2. of or relating to law or to legal rights and obligations. lawful, legitimate, licit. authorized, sanctioned by, or in accordance with law. ratified, sanctioned. formally approved and invested with legal authority. statutory. prescribed or authorized by or punishable under a statute. sub judice.

  3. noun. ˈlȯ. plural laws. Synonyms of law. 1. a (1) : a binding custom or practice of a community : a rule of conduct or action prescribed (see prescribe sense 1a) or formally recognized as binding or enforced by a controlling authority. (2) : the whole body of such customs, practices, or rules.

  4. LEGAL meaning: 1 : of or relating to the law; 2 : based on the law.

  5. it is legal (for somebody) to do something It is now perfectly legal to gamble online in Nevada. Definition of legal adjective in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and more.

  6. See legal in the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Check pronunciation: legal. Definition of legal adjective in Oxford Advanced American Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and more.

  7. 2 days ago · of, created by, based upon, or authorized by law. 2. in conformity with the positive rules of law; permitted by law. a legal act. 3. that can be enforced in a court of law. legal rights. 4. of or applicable to lawyers.

  8. en.wikipedia.org › wiki › LawLaw - Wikipedia

    Law is a set of rules that are created and are enforceable by social or governmental institutions to regulate behavior, with its precise definition a matter of longstanding debate. It has been variously described as a science and as the art of justice. State-enforced laws can be made by a group legislature or by a single legislator, resulting in statutes; by the executive through decrees and ...

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