Lavoisier Law-abiding

Law

Meanings and phrases

law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the collection of rules imposed by authority; jurisprudence
  2. legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
  3. a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society; natural law
  4. a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature; law of nature
  5. the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do; jurisprudence; legal philosophy
  6. the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system; practice of law
  7. the force of policemen and officers; police; police force; constabulary

Avogadro 's law

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n.
  1. the principle that equal volumes of all gases (given the same temperature and pressure) contain equal numbers of molecules; Avogadro's hypothesis

Benford 's law

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n.
  1. a law used by auditors to identify fictitious populations of numbers; applies to any population of numbers derived from other numbers

Bernard Law Montgomery

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n.
  1. English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976); Montgomery; Sir Bernard Law Montgomery; 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

Bernoulli 's law

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n.
  1. (statistics) law stating that a large number of items taken at random from a population will (on the average) have the population statistics; law of large numbers

Boltzmann distribution law

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n.
  1. (physics) a law expressing the distribution of energy among the molecules of a gas in thermal equilibrium; Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution law

Boyle 's law

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n.
  1. the pressure of an ideal gas at constant temperature varies inversely with the volume; Mariotte's law

Charles 's law

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n.
  1. (physics) the density of an ideal gas at constant pressure varies inversely with the temperature; Gay-Lussac's law; law of volumes

Coulomb 's Law

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n.
  1. a fundamental principle of electrostatics; the force of attraction or repulsion between two charged particles is directly proportional to the product of the charges and inversely proportional to the distance between them; principle also holds for magnetic poles

Dalton 's law

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n.
  1. (chemistry and physics) law stating that the pressure exerted by a mixture of gases equals the sum of the partial pressures of the gases in the mixture; the pressure of a gas in a mixture equals the pressure it would exert if it occupied the same volume alone at the same temperature; Dalton's law of partial pressures; law of partial pressures
  2. (chemistry) law stating that when two elements can combine to form more than one compound the amounts of one of them that combines with a fixed amount of the other will exhibit a simple multiple relation; law of multiple proportions

Dalton 's law of partial pressures

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n.
  1. (chemistry and physics) law stating that the pressure exerted by a mixture of gases equals the sum of the partial pressures of the gases in the mixture; the pressure of a gas in a mixture equals the pressure it would exert if it occupied the same volume alone at the same temperature; Dalton's law; law of partial pressures

European Law Enforcement Organisation

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n.
  1. police organization for the European Union; aims to improve effectiveness and cooperation among European police forces; Europol

Fechner 's law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychophysics) the concept that the magnitude of a subjective sensation increases proportional to the logarithm of the stimulus intensity; based on early work by E. H. Weber; Weber-Fechner law

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center

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n.
  1. a center in the Department of that trains law enforcement professionals for more than seventy federal agencies; FLETC

Frederick Law Olmsted

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n.
  1. United States landscape architect primarily responsible for the design of Central Park in New York City (1822-1903); Olmsted

Gay-Lussac 's law

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n.
  1. (physics) the density of an ideal gas at constant pressure varies inversely with the temperature; Charles's law; law of volumes

Gestalt law of organization

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n.
  1. a principle of Gestalt psychology that identifies factors leading to particular forms of perceptual organization; Gestalt principle of organization

Gresham 's Law

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n.
  1. (economics) the principle that when two kinds of money having the same denominational value are in circulation the intrinsically more valuable money will be hoarded and the money of lower intrinsic value will circulate more freely until the intrinsically more valuable money is driven out of circulation; bad money drives out good; credited to Sir Thomas Gresham

Grimm 's law

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n.
  1. a sound law relating German consonants and consonants in other Indo-European languages

Henry 's law

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n.
  1. (chemistry) law formulated by the English chemist William Henry; the amount of a gas that will be absorbed by water increases as the gas pressure increases

Hooke 's law

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n.
  1. (physics) the principle that (within the elastic limit) the stress applied to a solid is proportional to the strain produced

Hubble law

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n.
  1. (astronomy) the generalization that the speed of recession of distant galaxies (the red shift) is proportional to their distance from the observer; Hubble's law

Hubble 's law

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n.
  1. (astronomy) the generalization that the speed of recession of distant galaxies (the red shift) is proportional to their distance from the observer; Hubble law

Islamic law

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n.
  1. the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed; shariah; shariah law; sharia; sharia law

Kepler 's first law

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n.
  1. a law stating that the orbit of each planet is an ellipse with the sun at one focus of the ellipse

Kepler 's law

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n.
  1. (astronomy) one of three empirical laws of planetary motion stated by Johannes Kepler; Kepler's law of planetary motion

Kepler 's law of planetary motion

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n.
  1. (astronomy) one of three empirical laws of planetary motion stated by Johannes Kepler; Kepler's law

Kepler 's second law

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n.
  1. a law concerning the speed at which planets travel; a line connecting a planet to the sun will sweep out equal areas in equal times; law of areas; law of equal areas

Kepler 's third law

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n.
  1. a law stating that the ratio of the square of the revolutionary period (in years) to the cube of the orbital axis (in astronomical units) is the same for all planets; harmonic law

Law of Moses

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n.
  1. the laws (beginning with the Ten Commandments) that God gave to the Israelites through Moses; it includes many rules of religious observance given in the first five books of the Old Testament (in Judaism these books are called the Torah); Mosaic law

Le Chatelier 's law

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n.
  1. the principle that if any change is imposed on a system that is in equilibrium then the system tends to adjust to a new equilibrium counteracting the change; Le Chatelier's principle; Le Chatelier principle; Le Chatelier-Braun principle

Mariotte 's law

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n.
  1. the pressure of an ideal gas at constant temperature varies inversely with the volume; Boyle's law

Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution law

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n.
  1. (physics) a law expressing the distribution of energy among the molecules of a gas in thermal equilibrium; Boltzmann distribution law

Mendel 's law

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n.
  1. (genetics) one of two principles of heredity formulated by Gregor Mendel on the basis of his experiments with plants; the principles were limited and modified by subsequent genetic research

Mendeleev 's law

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n.
  1. (chemistry) the principle that chemical properties of the elements are periodic functions of their atomic numbers; periodic law

Mosaic law

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n.
  1. the laws (beginning with the Ten Commandments) that God gave to the Israelites through Moses; it includes many rules of religious observance given in the first five books of the Old Testament (in Judaism these books are called the Torah); Law of Moses

Murphy 's Law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. humorous axiom stating that anything that can go wrong will go wrong; Sod's Law

Newton 's first law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a body remains at rest or in motion with a constant velocity unless acted upon by an external force; first law of motion; Newton's first law of motion

Newton 's first law of motion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a body remains at rest or in motion with a constant velocity unless acted upon by an external force; first law of motion; Newton's first law

Newton 's law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of three basic laws of classical mechanics; Newton's law of motion; law of motion

Newton 's law of gravitation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (physics) the law that states any two bodies attract each other with a force that is directly proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them; law of gravitation

Newton 's law of motion

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n.
  1. one of three basic laws of classical mechanics; Newton's law; law of motion

Newton 's second law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force; second law of motion; Newton's second law of motion

Newton 's second law of motion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force; second law of motion; Newton's second law

Newton 's third law

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n.
  1. action and reaction are equal and opposite; third law of motion; Newton's third law of motion; law of action and reaction

Newton 's third law of motion

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n.
  1. action and reaction are equal and opposite; third law of motion; Newton's third law; law of action and reaction

Ohm 's law

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n.
  1. electric current is directly proportional to voltage and inversely proportional to resistance; I = E/R

Parkinson 's law

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n.
  1. C. Northcote Parkinson's cynical observation that work will expand so as to fill the time available for its completion
  2. C. Northcote Parkinson's cynical observation that the number of subordinates in an organization will increase linearly regardless of the amount of work to be done

Pascal 's law

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n.
  1. pressure applied anywhere to a body of fluid causes a force to be transmitted equally in all directions; the force acts at right angles to any surface in contact with the fluid; Pascal's law of fluid pressures

Pascal 's law of fluid pressures

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pressure applied anywhere to a body of fluid causes a force to be transmitted equally in all directions; the force acts at right angles to any surface in contact with the fluid; Pascal's law

Planck 's law

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n.
  1. (physics) the basis of quantum theory; the energy of electromagnetic waves is contained in indivisible quanta that have to be radiated or absorbed as a whole; the magnitude is proportional to frequency where the constant of proportionality is given by Planck's constant

Planck 's radiation law

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n.
  1. (physics) an equation that expresses the distribution of energy in the radiated spectrum of an ideal black body

Rejoicing in the Law

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n.
  1. (Judaism) a Jewish holy day celebrated on the 22nd or 23rd of Tishri to celebrate the completion of the annual cycle of readings of the Torah; Shimchath Torah; Simchat Torah; Simhath Torah; Simhat Torah; Simchas Torah; Rejoicing over the Law; Rejoicing of the Law

Rejoicing of the Law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (Judaism) a Jewish holy day celebrated on the 22nd or 23rd of Tishri to celebrate the completion of the annual cycle of readings of the Torah; Shimchath Torah; Simchat Torah; Simhath Torah; Simhat Torah; Simchas Torah; Rejoicing over the Law; Rejoicing in the Law

Rejoicing over the Law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (Judaism) a Jewish holy day celebrated on the 22nd or 23rd of Tishri to celebrate the completion of the annual cycle of readings of the Torah; Shimchath Torah; Simchat Torah; Simhath Torah; Simhat Torah; Simchas Torah; Rejoicing of the Law; Rejoicing in the Law

Roman law

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n.
  1. the legal code of ancient Rome; codified under Justinian; the basis for many modern systems of civil law; Justinian code; civil law; jus civile

Salic law

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n.
  1. the code of laws of the Salian Franks and other German tribes

Sir Bernard Law Montgomery

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976); Montgomery; Bernard Law Montgomery; 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

Sod 's Law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. humorous axiom stating that anything that can go wrong will go wrong; Murphy's Law

Stevens ' law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychophysics) the concept that the magnitude of a subjective sensation increases proportional to a power of the stimulus intensity; power law; Stevens' power law

Stevens ' power law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychophysics) the concept that the magnitude of a subjective sensation increases proportional to a power of the stimulus intensity; Stevens' law; power law

Verner 's law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a qualification of Grimm's law

Weber 's law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychophysics) the concept that a just-noticeable difference in a stimulus is proportional to the magnitude of the original stimulus

Weber-Fechner law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychophysics) the concept that the magnitude of a subjective sensation increases proportional to the logarithm of the stimulus intensity; based on early work by E. H. Weber; Fechner's law

action at law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong; legal action; action
n.
  1. the body of rules and regulations and orders and decisions created by administrative agencies of government
E.g.
  • The special administrative law consists of various laws.
  • He became an administrative law judge.
  • The French body of administrative law is called ""droit administratif"".

admiralty law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc.; maritime law; marine law
n.
  1. (neurophysiology) a nerve impulse resulting from a weak stimulus is just as strong as a nerve impulse resulting from a strong stimulus

anti-drug law

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n.
  1. a law forbidding the sale or use of narcotic drugs

anti-racketeering law

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n.
  1. law intended to eradicate organized crime by establishing strong sanctions and forfeiture provisions; Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act; RICO Act; RICO

antitrust law

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n.
  1. law intended to promote free competition in the market place by outlawing monopolies; antitrust legislation

blue law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a statute regulating work on Sundays

blue sky law

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n.
  1. a state law regulating the sale of securities in an attempt to control the sale of securities in fraudulent enterprises

canon law

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n.
  1. the body of codified laws governing the affairs of a Christian church; ecclesiastical law
E.g.
  • In 1983, the Church issued a new code of canon law.
  • The academic degrees in canon law are the J.C.B.
  • He became an expert in Gregorian chant and canon law.

case law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions; precedent; common law
  2. a system of jurisprudence based on judicial precedents rather than statutory laws; common law; precedent
E.g.
  • This sentence set down case law for future claims.
  • The SCA is driven by case law and court interpretation.
  • This was the basis for Anglo-Hindu case law.

civil law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of laws established by a state or nation for its own regulation
  2. the legal code of ancient Rome; codified under Justinian; the basis for many modern systems of civil law; Roman law; Justinian code; jus civile
E.g.
  • The Rig Veda provides little evidence of civil law.
  • Fixtures are known in civil law as essential parts.
  • Analogous doctrines exist in civil law countries.

color of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mere semblance of legal right; something done with the apparent authority of law but actually in contravention of law; colour of law

colour of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mere semblance of legal right; something done with the apparent authority of law but actually in contravention of law; color of law
n.
  1. the body of rules applied to commercial transactions; derived from the practices of traders rather than from jurisprudence; mercantile law; law merchant
E.g.
  • He worked in the area of corporate and commercial law.
  • The new merchant law encompasses a huge body of international commercial law.
  • He specializes in property and commercial law and public-private partnerships.

common law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions; case law; precedent
  2. a system of jurisprudence based on judicial precedents rather than statutory laws; case law; precedent
E.g.
  • The common law is more malleable than statutory law.
  • Still, many states retain selected common law crimes.
  • Post-partition, India retained its common law system.
n.
  1. a finding as to the applicability of a rule of law to particular facts; finding of law

contract law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. that branch of jurisprudence that studies the rights and obligations of parties entering into contracts
E.g.
  • 100) is a leading case in Scots contract law.
  • Gabay assisted Tzeltner to publish his book on contract law.
  • He was a contract law scholar, but also wrote about trade regulation law.
n.
  1. that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing corporations

court of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tribunal that is presided over by a magistrate or by one or more judges who administer justice according to the laws; court; lawcourt; court of justice
E.g.
  • John's case is accepted in the court of law.
  • Allaham denied the allegations and the lawsuit was dismissed later in court of law.
  • Frankly speaking marriage is solemnised between man and woman before the court of law.

criminal law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of law dealing with crimes and their punishment
E.g.
  • He again voted for criminal law reform, 4 June.
  • U.S. contractors will be subject to Iraqi criminal law.
  • The criminal law also changed its perspectives on women.
n.
  1. (chemistry) the total energy in an assembly of molecules is not distributed equally but is distributed around an average value according to a statistical distribution

divine law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law that is believed to come directly from God

due process of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (law) the administration of justice according to established rules and principles; based on the principle that a person cannot be deprived of life or liberty or property without appropriate legal procedures and safeguards; due process
n.
  1. the body of codified laws governing the affairs of a Christian church; canon law
n.
  1. the right to equal protection of the laws
n.
  1. (chemistry) the principle that (at chemical equilibrium) in a reversible reaction the ratio of the rate of the forward reaction to the rate of the reverse reaction is a constant for that reaction; law of chemical equilibrium
n.
  1. a law passed by the United States Congress that created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to prevent employees from being injured or contracting diseases in the course of their employment; occupational safety and health act

finding of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a finding as to the applicability of a rule of law to particular facts; conclusion of law
n.
  1. a body remains at rest or in motion with a constant velocity unless acted upon by an external force; Newton's first law of motion; Newton's first law
n.
  1. the fundamental principle of physics that the total energy of an isolated system is constant despite internal changes; conservation of energy; law of conservation of energy

fraud in law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fraud that is presumed from the circumstances although the one who commits it need not have had any evil intent
n.
  1. law determining the fundamental political principles of a government; organic law; constitution

gag law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a rule for limiting or ending debate in a deliberative body; closure; cloture; gag rule
  2. any law that limits freedom of the press

game law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a regulation intended to manage or preserve game animals

harmonic law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law stating that the ratio of the square of the revolutionary period (in years) to the cube of the orbital axis (in astronomical units) is the same for all planets; Kepler's third law

higher law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a principle that takes precedent over the laws of society

homestead law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law conferring privileges on owners of homesteads
n.
  1. the body of laws governing relations between nations; law of nations
E.g.
  • It functioned as the international law of commerce.
  • Signers are bound under international law.
  • legal theory) and from public and private international law.
n.
  1. an international administrative unit responsible for law enforcement

law agent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a solicitor in Scotland

law degree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. degree conferred on someone who successfully completes law school
E.g.
  • She finished a law degree at Skopje University.
  • and law degree from the University of Denver.
  • Toma has a law degree from the Moldova State University.
n.
  1. ensuring obedience to the laws
E.g.
  • Troop Z is composed of 14 law enforcement personnel.
  • Troop BT is composed of 12 law enforcement personnel.
  • This has two main benefits for law enforcement.
n.
  1. an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws
E.g.
  • The PRVWSD operates a law enforcement agency within the district.
  • During this nature of emergency, the MPD are considered a federal law enforcement agency.
  • Cleveland's law enforcement agency is the Cleveland Division of Police, established in 1866.

law firm

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a firm of lawyers
E.g.
  • Nasrin Sotoudeh works for Shirin Ebadi's law firm.
  • Setting down roots, Paul opened his own law firm.
  • One of the senior partners at Paula's new law firm.

law merchant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of rules applied to commercial transactions; derived from the practices of traders rather than from jurisprudence; mercantile law; commercial law

law of Archimedes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (hydrostatics) the apparent loss in weight of a body immersed in a fluid is equal to the weight of the displaced fluid; Archimedes' principle
n.
  1. action and reaction are equal and opposite; third law of motion; Newton's third law of motion; Newton's third law

law of areas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law concerning the speed at which planets travel; a line connecting a planet to the sun will sweep out equal areas in equal times; Kepler's second law; law of equal areas

law of averages

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law affirming that in the long run probabilities will determine performance
n.
  1. (chemistry) the principle that (at chemical equilibrium) in a reversible reaction the ratio of the rate of the forward reaction to the rate of the reverse reaction is a constant for that reaction; equilibrium law

law of closure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive incomplete objects as complete and to close or fill gaps and to perceive asymmetric stimuli as symmetric; closure

law of common fate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that aspects of perceptual field that move or function in a similar manner will be perceived as a unit; common fate
n.
  1. the fundamental principle of physics that the total energy of an isolated system is constant despite internal changes; conservation of energy; first law of thermodynamics
n.
  1. a fundamental principle of classical physics that matter cannot be created or destroyed in an isolated system; conservation of mass; conservation of matter; law of conservation of matter
n.
  1. a fundamental principle of classical physics that matter cannot be created or destroyed in an isolated system; conservation of mass; conservation of matter; law of conservation of mass
n.
  1. (chemistry) law stating that every pure substance always contains the same elements combined in the same proportions by weight; law of definite proportions
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive a line as continuing its established direction; good continuation; continuation
n.
  1. (chemistry) law stating that every pure substance always contains the same elements combined in the same proportions by weight; law of constant proportion
n.
  1. a law affirming that to continue after a certain level of performance has been reached will result in a decline in effectiveness

law of effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychology) the principle that behaviors are selected by their consequences; behavior having good consequences tends to be repeated whereas behavior that leads to bad consequences is not repeated

law of equal areas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law concerning the speed at which planets travel; a line connecting a planet to the sun will sweep out equal areas in equal times; Kepler's second law; law of areas
n.
  1. (chemistry) law stating that the proportions in which two elements separately combine with a third element are also the proportions in which they combine together; law of reciprocal proportions
n.
  1. (physics) the law that states any two bodies attract each other with a force that is directly proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them; Newton's law of gravitation
n.
  1. each member of a pair of homologous chromosomes separates independently of the members of other pairs so the results are random
n.
  1. (statistics) law stating that a large number of items taken at random from a population will (on the average) have the population statistics; Bernoulli's law

law of mass action

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (chemistry) the law that states the following principle: the rate of a chemical reaction is directly proportional to the molecular concentrations of the reacting substances

law of motion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of three basic laws of classical mechanics; Newton's law of motion; Newton's law
n.
  1. (chemistry) law stating that when two elements can combine to form more than one compound the amounts of one of them that combines with a fixed amount of the other will exhibit a simple multiple relation; Dalton's law

law of nations

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of laws governing relations between nations; international law

law of nature

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature; law
n.
  1. the principle that entities should not be multiplied needlessly; the simplest of two competing theories is to be preferred; Occam's Razor; Ockham's Razor; principle of parsimony
n.
  1. (chemistry and physics) law stating that the pressure exerted by a mixture of gases equals the sum of the partial pressures of the gases in the mixture; the pressure of a gas in a mixture equals the pressure it would exert if it occupied the same volume alone at the same temperature; Dalton's law; Dalton's law of partial pressures
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that (other things being equal) objects or events that are near to one another (in space or time) are perceived as belonging together as a unit; proximity
n.
  1. (chemistry) law stating that the proportions in which two elements separately combine with a third element are also the proportions in which they combine together; law of equivalent proportions
n.
  1. members of a pair of homologous chromosomes separate during the formation of gametes and are distributed to different gametes so that every gamete receives only one member of the pair
n.
  1. a Gestalt principle of organization holding that (other things being equal) parts of a stimulus field that are similar to each other tend to be perceived as belonging together as a unit; similarity

law of the land

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a phrase used in the Magna Carta to refer to the then established law of the kingdom (as distinct from Roman or civil law); today it refers to fundamental principles of justice commensurate with due process
n.
  1. (physics) a law governing the relations between states of energy in a closed system
E.g.
  • in accordance with the second law of thermodynamics.
  • This was an early insight into the second law of thermodynamics.
  • This mathematical result is called the second law of thermodynamics.

law of volumes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (physics) the density of an ideal gas at constant pressure varies inversely with the temperature; Gay-Lussac's law; Charles's law

law offender

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who violates the law; violator; lawbreaker

law officer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an officer of the law; lawman; peace officer

law practice

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the practice of law
E.g.
  • Afterwards he resumed his law practice in Catskill.
  • Carswell returned to his law practice after the war.
  • After his studies he ran a law practice in Amsterdam.

law school

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a graduate school offering study leading to a law degree; school of law
E.g.
  • He was later able to take some law school classes.
  • Established in 1920, the law school offers the J.D.
  • Another fellow law school student was Barack Obama.

law student

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a student in law school
E.g.
  • As a young law student, Rouda worked as a law clerk.
  • While still a law student, Kline ran for U.S. Congress in 1986.
  • Diaz was a law student at the time.

lynch law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the practice of punishing people by hanging without due process of law

marine law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc.; maritime law; admiralty law

maritime law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc.; marine law; admiralty law

martial law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of law imposed by the military over civilian affairs (usually in time of war or civil crisis); overrides civil law
E.g.
  • The governor, Luis Muñoz Marín, declared martial law.
  • On May 20, martial law was declared in Beijing.
  • Banks posted guards and declared martial law.
n.
  1. that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing matrimony

matter of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disputed legal contention that is generally left for a judge to decide; question of law
n.
  1. the body of rules applied to commercial transactions; derived from the practices of traders rather than from jurisprudence; commercial law; law merchant

military law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of laws and rules of conduct administered by military courts for the discipline, trial, and punishment of military personnel

natural law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society; law
E.g.
  • in 1858 on slavery's consistency with natural law.
  • Albert places God as the pinnacle of justice and natural law.
  • A hypothesis leading to a natural law?

organic law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. law determining the fundamental political principles of a government; fundamental law; constitution
n.
  1. a body of rules followed by an assembly; order; rules of order; parliamentary procedure

patent law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing patents
E.g.
  • degree with a concentration in patent law in 1976.
  • He practiced patent law at a small firm in Fairfield.
  • is not a valid statement of patent law.

periodic law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (chemistry) the principle that chemical properties of the elements are periodic functions of their atomic numbers; Mendeleev's law

poor law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law providing support for the poor

power law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychophysics) the concept that the magnitude of a subjective sensation increases proportional to a power of the stimulus intensity; Stevens' law; Stevens' power law

practice of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system; law
E.g.
  • He returned to the private practice of law in 1949.
  • Selden retired from the practice of law in 1879.
  • Clardy reentered the private practice of law in 1934.

public law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law affecting the public at large
E.g.
  • It is among the notable public law school in Malaysia.
  • Administrative law is considered a branch of public law.
  • Then he resumed studies in public law.

question of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disputed legal contention that is generally left for a judge to decide; matter of law

rule of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a state of order in which events conform to the law
E.g.
  • Others also took notice of Wiesenburg's strong stand for the rule of law.
  • First was jurisprudential: What rule of law would they urge the Court to adopt?
  • He vowed "to continue the political struggle for democracy, for the rule of law".

school of law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a graduate school offering study leading to a law degree; law school
n.
  1. the rate of change of momentum is proportional to the imposed force and goes in the direction of the force; Newton's second law of motion; Newton's second law
n.
  1. a law stating that mechanical work can be derived from a body only when that body interacts with another at a lower temperature; any spontaneous process results in an increase of entropy
n.
  1. the body of laws governing the issuance and selling of securities

sharia law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed; shariah; shariah law; sharia; Islamic law

shariah law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed; shariah; sharia; sharia law; Islamic law

sound law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a law describing sound changes in the history of a language

statute law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. law enacted by a legislative body; legislation

statutory law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of laws created by legislative statutes

tax law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the body of laws governing taxation
E.g.
  • The reason for the wild costumes was Swedish tax law.
  • He practiced business, real estate and tax law for 17 years.
  • The patent is thus, in effect, one on compliance with US tax law.
n.
  1. action and reaction are equal and opposite; Newton's third law of motion; Newton's third law; law of action and reaction
n.
  1. law stating that the entropy of a substance approaches zero as its temperature approaches absolute zero

unwritten law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. law based on customary behavior
n.
  1. the law that if two bodies are in thermal equilibrium with a third body then the first two bodies are in thermal equilibrium with each other

studied law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She studied law in the offices of Henry W. Palmer.
  • She has a degree in sociology and has studied law.
  • He was born in Limassol and studied law in Moscow.

state law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Historically, the Gemeindeordnung was state law.
  • The board's jurisdiction comes from state law: L.R.S.
  • Obscenity charges were brought under Illinois state law.

federal law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The applicable federal law is found at and , et seq.
  • The karat system is a standard adopted by US federal law.
  • § 1983, a federal law prohibiting the deprivation of civil rights.

signed into law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was signed into law by George W. Bush in 2004.
  • Of the 320 bills introduced, 88 were signed into law.
  • It was signed into law by the governor on September 5.

practiced law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After passing the bar he practiced law until 1861.
  • He also practiced law in Verona, Padua, and Venice.
  • He then practiced law in Charlestown, New Hampshire.

new law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One of the senior partners at Paula's new law firm.
  • This new law went into effect on Jan 1, 2007.
  • A new law came into effect on April 17, 2009.

law and order

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Kshatriyas include those who maintain law and order.
  • The party stood for pro law and order, anti bureaucracy.
  • Wilburn's actions helped bring law and order to the region.
E.g.
  • , 5,271 law enforcement agencies submitted NIBRS data.
  • They must also notify other nearby law enforcement agencies promptly.
  • The E7 was to be only available for law enforcement agencies to purchase.

law firms

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is one of the "Big Five law firms" in South Africa.
  • His wife divorces him and many clients move law firms.
  • In Australia, it was considered one of the Australian Big Six law firms.

practice law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He went on to practice law in Toronto for 28 years.
  • Baker moved to Georgia in the 1970s to practice law.
  • He then went to Council Bluffs, Iowa to practice law.
E.g.
  • in comparative constitutional law at Osgoode Hall in 2004.
  • He reported on the French constitutional law of 23 July 2008.
  • This debate spilled over into the realm of constitutional law.

study law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was admitted in 1541 to Gray's Inn to study law.
  • He entered the Inner Temple to study law in 1534.
  • He went on to study law in Halifax and Amherst.

law professor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is a law professor at the Harvard Law School.
  • Bainbridge has been a law professor at UCLA since 1997.
  • In 1990, he became a law professor at Baylor University.

law schools

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • programs that are offered by certain law schools.
  • US News only ranks the top three-fourths of law schools.
  • Presently, twenty-five U.S. law schools offer health law programs.

law clerk

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wright served as a law clerk for Judge Damon Keith.
  • As a young law student, Rouda worked as a law clerk.
  • She was the first female law clerk to renowned federal judge Henry J.

passed a law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On September 2, 1958, Congress passed a law (72 Stat.
  • On July 14, 1826 Congress passed a law calling for a new election.
  • However, in 1998, the legislature passed a law reorganizing the department.

local law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The local law enforcement was involved in twenty-seven incidents at the high school.
  • It was deployed by the local law enforcement during a political rally in Chandigarh.
  • The community was named after Vada Wooten, the daughter of a local law enforcement agent.
E.g.
  • Judge Burwell began practicing law in Oklahoma in 1891.
  • Wiggins retired from practicing law in 2001.
  • McKusick began practicing law with Pierce Atwood in 1952.

copyright law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film is noteworthy as a precedent in copyright law.
  • Questions arise as to the application of copyright law.
  • In 1980, copyright law was extended to computer programs.
E.g.
  • Hence the need for de-escalation tactics on the part of law enforcement officers.
  • The uncle was responsible for advising the law enforcement officers of his whereabouts.
  • The Red Sox reported the decision was made "to support efforts of law enforcement officers."

electoral law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first electoral law was passed in , and the second on .
  • However, for a trick of the electoral law, it obtained less seats.
  • The current electoral law was approved in 2014 and replaces the 1993 law.

studying law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After this, he tried studying law but disliked it.
  • He stopped studying law to pursue his musical career.
  • After studying law, he entered the École des Chartes.

private law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He returned to private law practice from 1970 to 1972.
  • In 1943, Perry returned to private law practice in Wheaton.
  • Outside of Richmond, Gilbert works in a private law practice.

degree in law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He has a bachelor's degree in law from the University of Rome.
  • He graduated with a degree in law from the Universidad del Rosario.
  • Schmidt-Ott had a degree in law.
E.g.
  • In 1879, he was appointed professor of law and legal history.
  • He then became a professor of law at the University of Siena.
  • In 1772 he became a professor of law.

family law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Singh has worked as a family law barrister since 2006.
  • She is also a practicing family law attorney/mediator.
  • Up until then, all family law cases were held in private.

law office

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1698, Law established a law office in Milford.
  • He also had a law office in the Laffan Building.
  • He was employed in a law office in Ózd in 1966.

required by law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The referendums did not reach the quorum required by law for their validity.
  • Instead, they adopt their own system of certification which is required by law.
  • In some states a head rest is required by law with the barber chair for shaving.

became law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The new Act of Supremacy became law on 8 May 1559.
  • Bills became law once the Raja gave his assent.
  • If royal assent was denied, the bill never became law.
E.g.
  • The local law enforcement was involved in twenty-seven incidents at the high school.
  • It was deployed by the local law enforcement during a political rally in Chandigarh.
  • The community was named after Vada Wooten, the daughter of a local law enforcement agent.

read law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • John was educated in Savannah and read law there.
  • He read law and was admitted to the bar in South Carolina.
  • Thereafter he read law at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.

law was passed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first electoral law was passed in , and the second on .
  • The law was passed on March 1, 2014.
  • This new law was passed in 1965.

law does

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The law does not countenance such inconsistencies.
  • And the law does not refer to some natural order.
  • Swiss law does not allow for any form of class action.

law passed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A law passed on 14 February formally abolished the Reichsrat.
  • Aviation Service Act The Aviation Service Act is a U.S. law passed in 1914.
  • He also wanted the repeal of a law passed during previous session that disenfranchised Mormons.

law students

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The "Journal" is currently, and always has been, run by law students.
  • His name is also attached to several awards given to law students and lawyers.
  • The founders of the group were law students, Detlef Girrmann and Dieter Thieme.

law does not

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The law does not countenance such inconsistencies.
  • And the law does not refer to some natural order.
  • Swiss law does not allow for any form of class action.

law case

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Powell v Lee Powell v Lee (1908) 99 LT 284 was an English contract law case.
  • The law case was settled two years later, with both men's claims on half of the castle being upheld.
  • Atlantic Mutual was involved in a significant tax law case which reached the U.S. Supreme Court in the 1990s.

first law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Susan Blackmore, "Blackmore's first law", 2004.
  • It is considered the first law in China's e-commerce legislation.
  • due to moving pistons), we get a rather general form of the first law for open systems.

law requires

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • City law requires that all short-term rentals be registered.
  • She writes, "The law requires conformity to its own notion of 'nature'.
  • Kuwaiti law requires the government to include at least one elected lawmaker.
E.g.
  • Again, law enforcement officials did little to investigate the charges at the time.
  • Costilla Sánchez has also been indicted for threatening U.S. law enforcement officials in November 1999.
  • On November 15, 2001 American law enforcement officials determined that Benatta had no ties to terrorism.

second law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This second law was not approved by the electors.
  • in accordance with the second law of thermodynamics.
  • His second law is the same as what Mendel published.

property law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • TSR itself ran afoul of intellectual property law in several cases.
  • Scots property law Scots property law governs the rules of property in Scotland.
E.g.
  • The Catechist was perceived as being neutral, having a sense of authority, and adherence to international humanitarian law.
  • United Nations (UN) investigator Ben Emmerson said that U.S. drone strikes may have violated international humanitarian law.
  • The use of biological weapons is prohibited under customary international humanitarian law, as well as a variety of international treaties.

rights law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They both were active in civil rights law as well.
  • "Civil rights law depends heavily on private enforcement.
  • The Judiciary Committee had jurisdiction over both abortion and human rights law.

national law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The enforcement of a European patent is dealt with by national law.
  • It became a powerful institution as Community law overrides national law.
  • 124, is the national law of Japan concerning cannabis possession, cultivation, and transfer.

customary law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The is a record of their customary law during this period.
  • Ācāra, however, is a particularly narrow scope of customary law.
  • However, many Muslims dealt with such matters in terms of customary law.

law against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is no law against excessive compulsory overtime.
  • She continues to fight for a separate law against "honour" killings.
  • There's no law against it.

labor law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This effort did not lead to proposal of labor law.
  • Increasingly, corporate law has converged with labor law.
  • See also US labor law and .
E.g.
  • Ince's first two books concerned the then emerging field of environmental law.
  • The case is a contributor to the development of international environmental law.
  • Customary international law is an important source of international environmental law.

brother in law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Will talks on the phone with Gavin, his brother in law.
  • Her brother in law was for many years a keyboardist at Tanglewood.
  • Roomi had good understanding with his brother in law Anjum and sister in law Zoya.

law allows

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • French law allows for bicycle safety wings up to 40 centimetres.
  • The law allows caning.
  • Sudanese law allows for conscription of women, but this is not implemented in practice.
E.g.
  • As a constitutional officer the Sheriff is the chief law enforcement officer within his County.
  • It falls under the authority of the Sheriff, who is the chief law enforcement officer of the parish.

no law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • , there is no law on net neutrality in South Africa.
  • There is no law against excessive compulsory overtime.
  • An unjust law was in a sense no law at all.

own law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Setting down roots, Paul opened his own law firm.
  • Belgium adopted its own law on once-only in 2014.
  • It said the government had misinterpreted its own law.

before the law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • You want to be treated like normal people with the same protections before the law".
  • On 25 January 2009, the day before the law on "extreme pornography" came into effect, CAAN protested in London.
  • According to the 1964 Constitution of Afghanistan, all Afghans are equal in rights and obligations before the law.
E.g.
  • In 1936 he received his law (LL.B.)
  • He received his law degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1948.
  • He received his law degree (LL.B) from the Punjab University Law College in 1955.

corporate law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Increasingly, corporate law has converged with labor law.
  • In 2000, Hall Estill acquired Nichols Wolfe, a Tulsa corporate law firm founded in 1965.
  • This was halted by stock exchange regulation and corporate law amendments in most countries.

labour law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The plan contributed in creating a passive labour law.
  • The scope of Japanese labour law is defined by the Japanese Civil Code.
  • With this, the 1990 labour law was pro-labour and expensive to administer.

other law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These programs draw students from many other law schools in the country.
  • Plaintiffs will also often say they don't know about claims filed by other law firms.
  • A 2012 report showed that 18% of first-year students at Arizona Summit had transferred to other law schools.

law did

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The law did not redistribute land automatically.
  • The change in the law did not affect the incumbents.
  • The law did not apply to Alderney and Sark.

law required

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1989, a new law required all union general secretaries to be elected.
  • Salic law required the division of the kingdom among the sons of Chlodomer.
  • In addition, law required a longer course of study, giving Kafka time to take classes in German studies and art history.

passed into law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, these two bills were never passed into law.
  • The Act was passed into law on April 21, 1851.
  • California's Reader Privacy Act was passed into law in 2011.

law requiring

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Authorities do not always respect the law requiring search warrants.
  • There is no law requiring that public buildings be wheelchair-accessible.
  • Uruguay has a sanctioned law requiring that the state give priority to Free Software.

law courts

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His works are still cited by common law courts around the world.
  • The law courts ("Parlements") were powerful, especially that of France.
  • They were excluded from appearing in law courts or participating in the assembly.
E.g.
  • He then studied law at the University of Virginia.
  • He then studied law at Downing College, Cambridge.
  • in 1899, and then studied law at the New York Law School.

become law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bills must pass each house in order to become law.
  • The bill did not subsequently become law.
  • The Mayor's agreement is required for an Act of Changsha People's Congress to become law.

against the law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In April 2016, Wimdu filed a lawsuit against the law.
  • A second challenge against the law was announced on 3 April 2018.
  • Debtors are also often arrested, also this too is against the law.
E.g.
  • The Catechist was perceived as being neutral, having a sense of authority, and adherence to international humanitarian law.
  • United Nations (UN) investigator Ben Emmerson said that U.S. drone strikes may have violated international humanitarian law.
  • The use of biological weapons is prohibited under customary international humanitarian law, as well as a variety of international treaties.

bill into law

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The governor signed the bill into law on March 9.
  • Rick Scott signed the bill into law on March 9.

law reform

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He again voted for criminal law reform, 4 June.
  • Policy and law reform is an important part of the EDO's work.
  • He chaired its legal, civil liberties, and law reform committees.

law review

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • While at Penn, he served as editor-in-chief of the law review.
  • , it is the 6th ranked law review .
  • It is the flagship law review of the Georgetown University Law Center.
E.g.
  • The Judiciary Committee had jurisdiction over both abortion and human rights law.
  • He is particularly known for his expertise in constitutional and human rights law.
  • Christine Bell Christine Bell, FBA, FRSE, is a legal scholar, specialising in human rights law.
E.g.
  • He headed a law department of UEFA from 1992 to 1995.
  • She graduated from the law department of Tbilisi State University in 1982.
  • In 1962, he enrolled in the judicial law department of faculty of law at the University of Tehran.

law studies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1926 he started law studies in Latvian University.
  • Throughout his law studies, he received a number of prizes.
  • After completing his law studies, he practiced law in Mostar.
E.g.
  • He specializes in corporate and immigration law.
  • Kelly earned a reputation for being an aggressive enforcer of immigration law.
  • It is the interpretation of the rules that make immigration law so controversial.
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