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English definition of “ordinance”


noun [C]     /ˈɔː.dɪ.nəns/ US  /ˈɔːr.dən.əns/ formal
a law or rule made by a government or authority : City Ordinance 126 forbids car parking in this area .Rules and laws
(Definition of ordinance noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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