legislative: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (lej'is-lā"tiv), [key]
— adj.
  1. having the function of making laws: a legislative body.
  2. of or pertaining to the enactment of laws: legislative proceedings; legislative power.
  3. pertaining to a legislature: a legislative recess.
  4. enacted or ordained by legislation or a legislature: legislative ruling; legislative remedy.
  1. legislature.
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