Pronunciation: (lej'is-lā"tiv), [key]
1. having the function of making laws: a legislative body.
2. of or pertaining to the enactment of laws: legislative proceedings; legislative power.
3. pertaining to a legislature: a legislative recess.
4. enacted or ordained by legislation or a legislature: legislative ruling; legislative remedy.
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