statute book


noun

a book containing the laws enacted by the legislature of a state or nation.

Origin of statute book

First recorded in 1585–95
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Related Words for statute book

codification, lawbook

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British Dictionary definitions for statute book

statute book

noun

mainly British a register of enactments passed by the legislative body of a state, usually made up of a series of volumes that form a complete official recordnot on the statute book
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