Pronunciation:  US [ˈliɡ(ə)l] UK [ˈliːɡ(ə)l]
  • n.Legal rights law statement must be advertised by
  • adj.Law-related laws; permitted by law; lawful
  • WebStatutory and juridical; legal


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