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bylawnoun [C]

(also bye-law) uk   /ˈbaɪ.lɔː/  us   /ˈbaɪ.lɑː/
a law made by local government that only relates to its particular region
US a rule that governs the members of an organization
(Definition of bylaw from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bylawnoun [C]

(also bye-law) uk   /ˈbaɪlɔː/  us   /-lɑː/
GOVERNMENT, LAW a law made by local government that only relates to its particular region: Taxi drivers in the city are controlled by very stringent bylaws and licensing conditions.
US a rule which governs the members of an organization: Under the Federation's bylaws, no one can serve as president for more than two terms.
(Definition of bylaw from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bylaw”
in Chinese (Simplified) 地方法, (机构或组织的)规章制度…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地方法, (機構或組織的)規章制度…
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