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omniprevalent

Prevalent everywhere or in all things. Fuller.

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abider

One who abides, or continues. Obs. "Speedy goers and strong abiders." Sidney.

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divorcive

Having power to divorce; tending to divorce. "This divorcive law." Milton.

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abide

  • verb dwell
    bide; stay.
    • You can stay with me while you are in town
    • stay a bit longer--the day is still young
  • verb put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    stomach; brook; support; put up; tolerate; bear; endure; stick out; suffer; digest; stand.
    • I cannot bear his constant criticism
    • The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
    • he learned to tolerate the heat
    • She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

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antimask

A secondary mask, or grotesque interlude, between the parts of a serious mask. Written also antimasque. Bacon.

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aggrieve

  • verb infringe on the rights of
  • verb cause to feel sorrow
    grieve.
    • his behavior grieves his mother

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falcidian

Of or pertaining to Publius Falcidius, a Roman tribune. Burrill.

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reauthorizes

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circuital

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abidance

  • noun acting according to certain accepted standards
    compliance; conformity; conformation.
    • their financial statements are in conformity with generally accepted accounting practices
  • noun the act of dwelling in a place
    residence; residency.

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consuetudinary

  • noun a manual describing the customs of a particular group (especially the ceremonial practices of a monastic order)
    consuetudinal.

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criminalise

  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    criminalize; illegalise; outlaw; illegalize.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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hubby

  • noun a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
    married man; husband.

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abidingness

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salique

Salic. Shak.
She fulmined out her scorn of laws salique. Tennyson.

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criminalize

  • verb treat as a criminal
  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    illegalise; outlaw; illegalize; criminalise.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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antinarcotic

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criminalise

  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    criminalize; illegalise; outlaw; illegalize.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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irrepealable

Not repealable; not capable of being repealed or revoked, as a law. -- Ir`re*peal"a*ble*ness, n. -- Ir`re*peal"a*bly, adv.

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enforcer

  • noun one whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior
    hatchet man.

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fecial

Pertaining to heralds, declarations of war, and treaties of peace; as, fecial law. Kent.

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disfavor

  • noun the state of being out of favor
    disfavour.
    • he is in disfavor with the king
  • noun an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group
    dislike; disapproval; disfavour.

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criminalize

  • verb treat as a criminal
  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    illegalise; outlaw; illegalize; criminalise.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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preempt

  • noun a high bid that is intended to prevent the opposing players from bidding
    pre-empt; preemptive bid.
  • verb acquire for oneself before others can do so

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applier

  • noun a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
    applicant.
  • noun a device for applying a substance
    applicator.

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augural

Of or pertaining to augurs or to augury; betokening; ominous; significant; as, an augural staff; augural books. "Portents augural." Cowper.

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bastille

  • noun a fortress built in Paris in the 14th century and used as a prison in the 17th and 18th centuries; it was destroyed July 14, 1789 at the start of the French Revolution
  • noun a jail or prison (especially one that is run in a tyrannical manner)

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restitutive

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reauthorizing

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biogenetic

  • adjective of or relating to the production of living organisms from other living organisms

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enforcer

  • noun one whose job it is to execute unpleasant tasks for a superior
    hatchet man.

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salic

Of or pertaining to the Salian Franks, or to the Salic law so called. Also salique.

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casebook

  • noun a book in which detailed written records of a case are kept and which are a source of information for subsequent work
  • adjective satellite according to or characteristic of a casebook or textbook; typical
    textbook.
    • a casebook schizophrenic
    • a textbook example

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mosaical

Mosaic (in either sense). "A mosaical floor." Sir P. Sidney.

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proscribe

  • verb command against
    prohibit; forbid; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans

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antimonopoly

  • adjective satellite of laws and regulations; designed to protect trade and commerce from unfair business practices
    antitrust.

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olmsted

  • noun United States landscape architect primarily responsible for the design of Central Park in New York City (1822-1903)
    Frederick Law Olmsted.

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punitory

  • adjective inflicting punishment
    punitive.
    • punitive justice
    • punitive damages

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violaters

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abridge

  • verb reduce in scope while retaining essential elements
    reduce; cut; abbreviate; shorten; contract; foreshorten.
    • The manuscript must be shortened
  • verb lessen, diminish, or curtail
    • the new law might abridge our freedom of expression

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mishnaic

  • adjective of or relating to the Mishna (the first part of the Talmud)

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penalise

  • verb impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on
    penalize; punish.
    • The students were penalized for showing up late for class
    • we had to punish the dog for soiling the floor again

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edictal

Relating to, or consisting of, edicts; as, the Roman edictal law.

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refresher

  • noun a fee (in addition to that marked on the brief) paid to counsel in a case that lasts more than one day
  • noun a drink that refreshes
    • he stopped at the bar for a quick refresher

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nonforfeiture

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adjudge

  • verb declare to be
    hold; declare.
    • She was declared incompetent
    • judge held that the defendant was innocent

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shariah

  • noun the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed
    shariah law; sharia; Islamic law; sharia law.
    • sharia is only applicable to Muslims
    • under Islamic law there is no separation of church and state

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rhymer

  • noun a writer who composes rhymes; a maker of poor verses (usually used as terms of contempt for minor or inferior poets)
    rhymester; versifier; poetizer; poetiser.

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antisocialist

One opposed to the doctrines and practices of socialists or socialism.

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intervenient

Being or coming between; intercedent; interposed. Obs. Bacon.

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ruritanian

  • noun an imaginary inhabitant of Ruritania
  • adjective of or pertaining to or characteristic of Ruritania (or any other imaginary country)

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legalise

  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; decriminalize; legitimatise; legalize; legitimise; legitimate; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized

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zeroth

  • adjective satellite preceding even the first

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supercede

  • verb take the place or move into the position of
    supplant; supersede; supervene upon; replace.
    • Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left
    • the computer has supplanted the slide rule
    • Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school

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consitutional

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decriminalize

  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; legitimatise; legalise; legalize; legitimise; legitimate; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized

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lustration

The act of lustrating or purifying.
And holy water for lustration bring. Dryden.

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infirmary

  • noun a health facility where patients receive treatment
    hospital.

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sharia

  • noun the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed
    shariah law; Islamic law; shariah; sharia law.
    • sharia is only applicable to Muslims
    • under Islamic law there is no separation of church and state

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mandate

  • noun a document giving an official instruction or command
    authorisation; authorization.
  • noun a territory surrendered by Turkey or Germany after World War I and put under the tutelage of some other European power until they are able to stand by themselves
    mandatory.

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casuistic

  • adjective of or relating to or practicing casuistry
    casuistical.
    • overly subtle casuistic reasoning
  • adjective of or relating to the use of ethical principles to resolve moral problems
    casuistical.

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evenhandedly

  • adverb without favoring one party, in a fair evenhanded manner
    fairly; fair.
    • deal fairly with one another

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monegasque

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Monaco
    Monacan.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of Monaco or its people
    Monacan.

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champerty

  • noun an unethical agreement between an attorney and client that the attorney would sue and pay the costs of the client's suit in return for a portion of the damages awarded
    • soliciting personal injury cases may constitute champerty

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true

  • noun proper alignment; the property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment
    • out of true
  • verb make level, square, balanced, or concentric
    true up.
    • true up the cylinder of an engine

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immunize

  • verb law: grant immunity from prosecution
    immunise.
  • verb perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation
    inoculate; immunise; vaccinate.
    • We vaccinate against scarlet fever
    • The nurse vaccinated the children in the school

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hudud

  • noun Islamic laws stating the limits ordained by Allah and including the deterrent punishments for serious crimes
    hudood.

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proscribe

  • verb command against
    prohibit; forbid; disallow; veto; nix; interdict.
    • I forbid you to call me late at night
    • Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store
    • Dad nixed our plans

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repealer

One who repeals; one who seeks a repeal; specifically, an advocate for the repeal of the Articles of Union between Great Britain and Ireland.

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zarathustrian

Of or pertaining to Zarathustra, or Zoroaster; Zoroastrian. Tylor.

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legalise

  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; decriminalize; legitimatise; legalize; legitimise; legitimate; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized

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hudood

  • noun Islamic laws stating the limits ordained by Allah and including the deterrent punishments for serious crimes
    hudud.

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defier

One who dares and defies; a contemner; as, a defier of the laws.

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leonean

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codify

  • verb organize into a code or system, such as a body of law
    • Hammurabi codified the laws

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apodictic

  • adjective satellite of a proposition; necessarily true or logically certain
    apodeictic.

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legalize

  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; decriminalize; legitimatise; legalise; legitimise; legitimate; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized

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antinarcotics

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violator

  • noun someone who violates the law
    law offender; lawbreaker.
  • noun someone who assaults others sexually
    ravisher; debaucher.

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decisional

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applier

  • noun a person who requests or seeks something such as assistance or employment or admission
    applicant.
  • noun a device for applying a substance
    applicator.

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unaccredited

  • adjective satellite lacking official approval
    unlicenced; unlicensed.

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stipulate

  • verb specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement
    qualify; specify; condition.
    • The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life
    • The contract stipulates the dates of the payments
  • verb give a guarantee or promise of
    • They stipulated to release all the prisoners

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shari'a

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embosom

To take into, or place in, the bosom; to cherish; to foster.
Glad to embosom his affection. Spenser.

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judaical

Of or pertaining to the Jews. "The natural or Judaical [religion]." South.

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obligate

  • verb force somebody to do something
    oblige; compel.
    • We compel all students to fill out this form
  • verb commit in order to fulfill an obligation
    • obligate money

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affirmatory

  • adjective affirming or giving assent
    affirmative.
    • an affirmative decision
    • affirmative votes

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impermissibly

  • adverb not permissibly
    • the radon level in the basement was impermissibly high

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hornbook

  • noun a primer that provides instruction in the rudiments or basic skills of a branch of knowledge

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repealer

One who repeals; one who seeks a repeal; specifically, an advocate for the repeal of the Articles of Union between Great Britain and Ireland.

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liberalize

  • verb make liberal or more liberal, of laws and rules
    liberalise.
  • verb become more liberal
    liberalise.
    • The laws liberalized after Prohibition

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sumptuary

  • adjective satellite regulating or controlling expenditure or personal behavior
    • sumptuary laws discouraging construction of large houses on small plots
    • sumptuary laws forbidding gambling

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impair

  • verb make worse or less effective
    • His vision was impaired
  • verb make imperfect
    mar; deflower; vitiate; spoil.
    • nothing marred her beauty

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animadvert

  • verb express one's opinion openly and without fear or hesitation
    speak up; opine; sound off; speak out.
    • John spoke up at the meeting
  • verb express blame or censure or make a harshly critical remark

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koranic

  • adjective of or related to the sacred texts of Islam
    • Koranic laws

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disenfranchise

  • verb deprive of voting rights
    disfranchise.

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delude

  • verb be false to; be dishonest with
    cozen; lead on; deceive.

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ordain

  • verb order by virtue of superior authority; decree
    enact.
    • The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews
    • the legislature enacted this law in 1985
  • verb appoint to a clerical posts
    ordinate; consecrate; order.
    • he was ordained in the Church

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cyclopedic

Belonging to the circle of the sciences, or to a cyclopedia; of the nature of a cyclopedia; hence, of great range, extent, or amount; as, a man of cyclopedic knowledge.

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legalize

  • verb make legal
    legitimatize; decriminalize; legitimatise; legalise; legitimise; legitimate; decriminalise; legitimize.
    • Marijuana should be legalized

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conscript

  • noun someone who is drafted into military service
    draftee; inductee.
  • verb enroll into service compulsorily
    • The men were conscripted

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stannary

Of or pertaining to tin mines, or tin works.
The stannary courts of Devonshire and Cornwall, for the administration of justice among the tinners therein, are also courts of record. Blackstone.

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codification

  • noun the act of codifying; arranging in a systematic order
  • noun a set of rules or principles or laws (especially written ones)
    code.

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commutative

  • adjective satellite (of a binary operation) independent of order; as in e.g. "a x b = b x a"

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whistleblower

  • noun an informant who exposes wrongdoing within an organization in the hope of stopping it
    whistle-blower; whistle blower.
    • the law gives little protection to whistleblowers who feel the public has a right to know what is going on
    • the whistleblower was fired for exposing the conditions in mental hospitals

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exempt

  • verb grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to
    relieve; free.
    • She exempted me from the exam
  • verb grant exemption or release to
    excuse; relieve; let off.
    • Please excuse me from this class

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levirate

  • noun the biblical institution whereby a man must marry the widow of his childless brother in order to maintain the brother's line

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criminalize

  • verb treat as a criminal
  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    illegalise; outlaw; illegalize; criminalise.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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idempotent

  • adjective satellite unchanged in value following multiplication by itself
    • this matrix is idempotent

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