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legal

adjective /ˈliːɡəl/
lawful; allowed by the law
legal
Is it legal to bring gold into the country? a legal contract.
concerned with or used in the law
legal, jurídico
the legal profession.
legally adverb
legalmente
She is legally entitled to work in the United States.
legality /-ˈɡӕ-/ noun
legalidad
legalize verb ( (also legaliseBritish)) to make legal or lawful
legalizar
Do you think marijuana should be legalized?
(Definition of legal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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