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bylawnoun [C]

(also bye-law) uk   /ˈbaɪ.lɔː/  us   /-lɑː/
a ​law made by ​localgovernment that only ​relates to ​itsparticularregion 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 ​localgovernment that only ​relates to its particular ​region: Taxi ​drivers in the city are ​controlled by very ​stringent bylaws and ​licensingconditions.
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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