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legal liabilitynoun [U]

uk   us   LAW
responsibility that someone has for their ​actions, for ​example the ​responsibility to ​pay another ​person for ​harm or ​damage that is a ​result of these ​actions: Failure to ​comply with the latest ​regulations could ​result in ​legalliability if patient ​health is affected.
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