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- n. All the statutes and laws of a given jurisdiction, whether or not listed in an actual book.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a record of laws or legislative acts.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A register of statutes, laws, or legislative acts: a generic term commonly used to comprehend all the volumes in which the statute law of a state or nation is authoritatively promulgated.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a record of the whole body of legislation in a given jurisdiction
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