[non-lee-guh l] /nɒnˈli gəl/
not related to, qualified for, or phrased in the manner of the practice of law (distinguished from ):
a nonlegal explanation.
[luh-gah-toh; Italian le-gah-taw] /ləˈgɑ toʊ; Italian lɛˈgɑ tɔ/ adjective, adverb, Music. 1. smooth and connected; without breaks between the successive tones. /lɪˈɡɑːtəʊ/ adjective, adverb 1. to be performed smoothly and connectedly noun (pl) -tos 2. 1811, from Italian legato, literally “bound,” past participle of legare, from Latin ligare (see ligament). Of music to be played […]
[lej-is-ley-tiv] /ˈlɛdʒ ɪsˌleɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. having the function of making laws: a legislative body. 2. of or relating to the enactment of laws: legislative proceedings; legislative power. 3. pertaining to a : a legislative recess. 4. enacted or ordained by or a : legislative ruling; legislative remedy. noun 5. . /ˈlɛdʒɪslətɪv/ adjective 1. of […]
[adjective, noun li-jit-uh-mit; verb li-jit-uh-meyt] /adjective, noun lɪˈdʒɪt ə mɪt; verb lɪˈdʒɪt əˌmeɪt/ adjective 1. according to law; lawful: the property’s legitimate owner. 2. in accordance with established rules, principles, or standards. 3. born in wedlock or of legally married parents: legitimate children. 4. in accordance with the laws of reasoning; logically inferable; logical: a […]
[leg-yoom, li-gyoom] /ˈlɛg yum, lɪˈgyum/ noun 1. any plant of the , especially those used for feed, food, or as a soil-improving crop. 2. the pod or seed vessel of such a plant. 3. any table vegetable of the . /ˈlɛɡjuːm; lɪˈɡjuːm/ noun 1. the long dry dehiscent fruit produced by leguminous plants; a pod […]