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- n. Law explicitly made, as compared to natural law, prescribed by express enactment or institution.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. See Municipal law, under Law.
1651: From Thomas Hobbes, The Leviathan (Wiktionary)
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