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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

beyond the authority of law

Usage examples (31)
  • This was the one unofficial, extra-legal office at the Hub of the Galaxy.
  • Later, he got his own compliant supreme court to ratify all his extra-legal measures.
  • Hence, within its limits was formed the extra-legal political system known as Fair Play.
  • ‘Conflict of interest’ implies he is making some kind of extra-legal moves or something. for more
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