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Code Napoléon

[kawd na-paw-ley-awn] /kɔd na pɔ leɪˈɔ̃/
the civil code of France, enacted in 1804 and officially designated in 1807.
Also called Napoleonic Code. Unabridged
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Code Napoléon

/kɔd napɔleɔ̃/
the civil code of France, promulgated between 1804 and 1810, comprising the main body of French civil law English name Napoleonic Code
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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