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English definition of “legality”

legality

noun [U] uk   /liːˈɡæl.ə.ti/ us    /-t̬i/
the fact that something is allowed by the law: Six journalists sought to challenge in court the legality of the ban on broadcasting. legalities [plural] the things that are demanded by law: I'm not sure about the legalities, but I suggest we go ahead with the plan and see what happens.
(Definition of legality from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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