Meaning 21.11: the law

Description:'a rule that people in a particular country (or administrative area) must obey'
Typical context:There ought to be a law against cutting down trees.
Semantic field:Law
Semantic category:Noun
Borrowed score :0.63
Age score :0.82
Simplicity score :0.92

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