Synonyms and Antonyms for law-merchant

1. law merchant (n.)

the body of rules applied to commercial transactions; derived from the practices of traders rather than from jurisprudence


6. law (n.)

a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society

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8. law (n.)

the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do


9. law (n.)

the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system