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"legality" in British English

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legalitynoun [U]

uk   /liːˈɡæl.ə.ti/ us   /liːˈɡæl.ə.t̬i/
the fact that something is allowed by the law: Six journalists sought to challenge in court the legality of the ban on broadcasting.
legalities [plural]
the things that are demanded by law: I'm not sure about the legalities, but I suggest we go ahead with the plan and see what happens.
(Definition of legality from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"legality" in American English

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legalitynoun [U]

us   /liˈɡæl·ɪ·t̬i/
the fact or state of being allowed by law: Attorneys questioned the legality of the police officer’s actions.
(Definition of legality from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"legality" in Business English

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legalitynoun

uk   /liːˈɡæləti/ us   LAW
[U] the state of being legal: the legality of sth Negotiations are taking place between Justice Department officials and White House aides over the legality of the wiretapping program.
legalities [plural]
the legal rules that are involved in something: the legalities of sth A good lawyer should help you understand the legalities of the contract you are signing.
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(Definition of legality from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “legality”
in Arabic قانونِيّة…
in Korean 합법성…
in Portuguese legalidade…
in Catalan legalitat…
in Japanese 合法性…
in Chinese (Simplified) 合法,合法性…
in Turkish yasallık, yasaya uygunluk…
in Russian законность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 合法,合法性…
in Italian legalità…
in Polish legalność…
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“legality” in Business English

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