Meaning of “duly” in the English Dictionary

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"duly" in American English

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dulyadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈdu·li/

in the correct way or at the correct time:

Duly signed by the president, the bill will become law.

(Definition of “duly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"duly" in Business English

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dulyadverb

uk /ˈdjuːli/ us

LAW in the way that is correct or expected according to the law or rules:

Each Director shall hold office for a term of three years or until a successor is duly elected.
duly executed/authorized/registered This Agreement has been duly executed and delivered by the Fund and is a legal, valid, and binding agreement.

(Definition of “duly” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)