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enactment

[ en-akt-muhnt ]
/ ɛnˈækt mənt /
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noun
the act of enacting.
the state or fact of being enacted.
something that is enacted; a law or statute.
a single provision of a law.
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Origin of enactment

First recorded in 1810–20; enact + -ment

OTHER WORDS FROM enactment

non·en·act·ment, nounre·en·act·ment, noun
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