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Legislative

Pertaining to the governmental function of lawmaking or to the process of enacting laws.

legislative

adjective congressional, decreeing, lawgiving, lawmaking, legislating, ordained by legislaaion, ordaining, prescriptive, statutory
Associated concepts: legislative enactment
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