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'laws'

Overview of noun laws

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1. Torah, Pentateuch, Laws -- (the first of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures comprising the first five books of the Hebrew Bible considered as a unit)


Overview of noun law
1. law, jurisprudence -- (the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order")

2. law -- (legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity; "there is a law against kidnapping")

3. law, natural law -- (a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society)

4. law, law of nature -- (a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature; "the laws of thermodynamics")

5. jurisprudence, law, legal philosophy -- (the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do)

6. law, practice of law -- (the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system; "he studied law at Yale")

7. police, police force, constabulary, law -- (the force of policemen and officers; "the law came looking for him")



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