the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
[eks le-ge; English eks lee-jee] /ɛks ˈlɛ gɛ; English ɛks ˈli dʒi/ adverb, Latin. 1. by virtue of law. noun A preeminent and awe-inspiring person: A few hours after she had beaten the ”lege,” the legend of her chosen field [1990s+; probably influenced by the phrase a legend in one’s own time, applied to personages […]
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“payment of money, cash down,” 1570s, from first two words of the fifth division of Psalm cxix, which begins the psalms at Matins on the 25th of the month; consequently associated with March 25, a quarter day in the old financial calendar, when payments and debts came due.
[lej-uh nd] /ˈlɛdʒ ənd/ noun 1. a nonhistorical or unverifiable story handed down by tradition from earlier times and popularly accepted as historical. 2. the body of stories of this kind, especially as they relate to a particular people, group, or clan: the winning of the West in American legend. 3. an , especially on […]
[lej-uh n-der-ee] /ˈlɛdʒ ənˌdɛr i/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of a . 2. celebrated or described in : a legendary hero. noun, plural legendaries. 3. a collection of . /ˈlɛdʒəndərɪ; -drɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating to legend 2. celebrated or described in a legend or legends 3. very famous […]