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law
Part of Speech: interjection
Results: 14
1. An exclamation of mild surprise.
Part of Speech: noun
4. An organic rule, as a constitution or charter, establishing and defining the conditions of the existence of a state or other organized community.
7. In arts, works, games, etc.: The rules of construction, or of procedure, conforming to the conditions of success; a principle, maxim; or usage; as, the laws of poetry, of architecture, of courtesy, or of whist.
10. An oath, as in the presence of a court.
11. In philosophy and physics: A rule of being, operation, or change, so certain and constant that it is conceived of as imposed by the will of God or by some controlling authority; as, the law of gravitation; the laws of motion; the law heredity; the laws of thought; the laws of cause and effect; law of self- preservation.
12. Collectively, the whole body of rules relating to one subject, or emanating from one source; -- including usually the writings pertaining to them, and judicial proceedings under them; as, divine law; English law; Roman law; the law of real property; insurance law.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. Same as Lawe, v. t.
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