legal code legal code

Definition(s):

  • (n) a code of laws adopted by a state or nation

Usage(s):

  1. This is so even in a country like Egypt, where much of the legal code has been secularized.
  2. But those few who do take up the gun say it is their duty to destroy leaders and governments that fail to rule strictly by Shari'a, the Islamic legal code.
  3. The former paratrooper came to power as part of a 1989 military coup that introduced a strict Islamic legal code to Sudan.

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