English to Afrikaans Meaning :: law

wet
Law :
wet
- wetwettigewettelosewette
 

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Noun(1) the collection of rules imposed by authority(2) legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity(3) a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society(4) a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature(5) the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do(6) the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system(7) the force of policemen and officers

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(1) In other words, EC law itself provides the basis for a legal action in the courts of each Member State.(2) to break a law(3) The Old Testament is not just a book of history, law and prophecy.(4) Common law lawyers tend to talk about things assuming everyone knows what they mean.(5) And another ballot was found to have violated state law requiring that candidates for nonpartisan office be listed alphabetically.(6) The Babylonian Code of Hammurabi called for an eye for an eye long before the Israelite law did.(7) I know of another example of non-enforced statutes of law that always shock people when I tell them about it.(8) Employers or scheme operators who do not execute this duty immediately for their members are breaking the law .(9) Traditionalists tend to be the vast majority of Muslims when it comes to the classical Islamic law .(10) Common law provides a way for property rights to evolve from the bottom up.(11) the second law of thermodynamics(12) under Islamic law(13) they were taken to court for breaking the law(14) a law firm(15) Constitutional law requires that jury pools must be a fair cross-section of the community and not systematically racially biased.(16) The priest and the Levite who pass by unconcerned are the Old Testament law and prophets.
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Synonyms
Noun
1. regulation ::
regulasie
2. the legal profession ::
die regsberoep
3. rule ::
reël
4. principle ::
beginsel
5. jurisprudence ::
regspraak
6. police ::
polisie
7. law of nature ::
wet van die natuur
8. practice of law ::
regspraktyk
9. natural law ::
natuurlike wet
Different Forms
law, lawful, lawless, laws
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And according to the law of the Seven,

And according to the LAW of the Seven,

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 6


Well, like you said, he\'s a-- This man
is a big law enforcement booster.

Well, like you said, he's a-- This man is a big LAW enforcement booster.

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 8


...and told him it\'s against the law
to have yellow cake uranium in a shed.

...and told him it's against the LAW to have yellow cake uranium in a shed.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 4


in conjunction with APD are working
with Mexican law enforcement

in conjunction with APD are working with Mexican LAW enforcement

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 8


Licensed to practice law
in three countries and your face.

Licensed to practice LAW in three countries and your face.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 21


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