[leks-non skrip-tuh, nohn] /ˈlɛks nɒn ˈskrɪp tə, noʊn/
unwritten law; common law.
the unwritten law; common law
[leks skrip-tuh] /lɛks ˈskrɪp tə/ noun, Law. 1. written law; statute law. noun 1. the written law; statute law
[leks tal-ee-oh-nis] /ˈlɛks ˌtæl iˈoʊ nɪs/ noun 1. the principle or law of retaliation that a punishment inflicted should correspond in degree and kind to the offense of the wrongdoer, as an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth; retributive justice. /ˌtælɪˈəʊnɪs/ noun 1. the law of revenge or retaliation 1590s, Latin, “law […]
- Lexus lane
noun a highway lane set aside for multi-passenger vehicles but which can also be used by single-passenger vehicles for a fee Word Origin from the intimation that someone who owns a Lexus could afford and would pay such a fee
[ley, lee] /leɪ, li/ noun, adjective 1. 1 . [ley] /leɪ/ noun 1. . [ley] /leɪ/ noun 1. a pewter containing about 80 percent tin and 20 percent lead. /leɪ; liː/ noun 1. arable land put down to grass; grassland or pastureland 2. Also called ley line. a line joining two prominent points in the […]