legalistic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “legalistic” in the English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˌliː.ɡəlˈɪs.tɪk/ disapproving
giving too much ​attention to ​legalrules and ​details: a legalistic ​interpretation of the ​facts
adverb uk   us   /-tɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of legalistic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “legalistic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 注重法律规定的,过分拘泥于法律条文的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 注重法律規定的,過分拘泥於法律條文的…
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