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statute

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈstætʃuːt/ LAW
a law that has been formally approved and recorded: Many state and federal statutes already cover identity theft.by statute A Christmas bonus is not covered by statute as your wages and your holidays are.
Translations of “statute”
in Spanish estatuto…
in French loi…
in German das Gesetz…
in Chinese (Traditional) 成文法, 法令,法規…
in Russian закон, устав…
in Turkish yasa, kanun, nizam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 成文法, 法令,法规…
in Polish ustawa, prawo…
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