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ordinance

or·di·nance

ordinance

 
 
pronunciation:
or d nns
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: a regulation, law, decree, or rule, esp. one issued by a city or town.
The ordinance forbids smoking in all public buildings.
synonyms:
law, rule
similar words:
command, declaration, decree, directive, edict, mandate, order, regulation, ruling, statute
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