enabling act

noun

a legislative act conferring certain specified powers on a person or organization

Nearby words

  1. en tire-bouchon,
  2. en-,
  3. enable,
  4. enabler,
  5. enabling,
  6. enact,
  7. enactive,
  8. enactment,
  9. enactory,
  10. enalapril

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