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legislation

leg·is·la·tion

legislation

 
 
pronunciation:
le jih sleI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a bill or proposal enacted into law by a governing body.
synonyms:
act
similar words:
amendment, bill, enactment, ordinance, statute
definition 2: the act or process of passing laws.
synonyms:
lawmaking
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  government, legislature