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legislation

noun [U] uk   us   /ˌledʒ.ɪˈsleɪ.ʃən/
C2 a law or set of laws suggested by a government and made official by a parliament: [+ to infinitive] The government has promised to introduce legislation to limit fuel emissions from cars.
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in Korean 입법, 법률…
in Arabic تَشريع…
in Portuguese legislação…
in Catalan legislació…
in Japanese 法律…
in Italian legislazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 法律, 立法…
in Russian закон, законы…
in Turkish yasalar, mevzuat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法律, 立法…
in Polish legislacja, ustawodawstwo…
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