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legality

noun     /liːˈɡæləti/ LAW
[U] the state of being legal: the legality of sth Negotiations are taking place between Justice Department officials and White House aides over the legality of the wiretapping program.
legalities [plural] the legal rules that are involved in something: the legalities of sth A good lawyer should help you understand the legalities of the contract you are signing.
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(Definition of legality noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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