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1. legal

adjective. ['ˈliːgəl'] established by or founded upon law or official or accepted rules.

Synonyms

  • sub judice
  • sanctioned
  • legitimate
  • judicial
  • court-ordered
  • ratified
  • statutory
  • legality
  • juristic
  • lawful
  • licit

Antonyms

  • illegality
  • illegitimate
  • illegal
  • unorthodox

Etymology

  • legalis (Latin)
  • lex (Latin)

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2. legal

adjective. ['ˈliːgəl'] having legal efficacy or force.

Synonyms

  • effectual
  • valid

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • criminalize
  • outlaw

Etymology

  • legalis (Latin)
  • lex (Latin)

3. legal

adjective. ['ˈliːgəl'] allowed by official rules.

Antonyms

  • unauthorized

Etymology

  • legalis (Latin)
  • lex (Latin)

4. code

noun. ['ˈkoʊd'] a set of rules or principles or laws (especially written ones).

Synonyms

  • written communication
  • Bushido
  • dress code
  • sanitary code
  • health code
  • Highway Code
  • black and white
  • building code
  • fire code
  • legal code
  • codification
  • written language

Antonyms

  • overstatement
  • con
  • pro
  • augmentation

Etymology

  • code (French)
  • codex (Latin)

5. code

verb. ['ˈkoʊd'] attach a code to.

Synonyms

  • tag
  • mark

Antonyms

  • multiply
  • integrate
  • differentiate

Etymology

  • code (French)
  • codex (Latin)

6. code

noun. ['ˈkoʊd'] a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy.

Synonyms

  • area code
  • Universal Product Code
  • access
  • Morse
  • ZIP
  • coding system
  • cryptograph
  • bar code
  • postcode
  • international Morse code
  • postal code
  • cipher
  • secret code
  • color code
  • cypher
  • ZIP code
  • Morse code

Antonyms

  • skew
  • tactlessness
  • allow
  • permit

Etymology

  • code (French)
  • codex (Latin)

7. code

noun. ['ˈkoʊd'] (computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions.

Synonyms

  • software system
  • reference
  • ECC
  • binary code
  • order code
  • address
  • program line
  • microcode
  • coding system
  • American Standard Code for Information Interchange
  • command
  • machine language
  • machine code
  • computer software
  • error correction code
  • object code
  • statement
  • instruction
  • package
  • ASCII
  • software package
  • computer code
  • operation code
  • software
  • firmware
  • software program

Antonyms

  • inaccessibility
  • unavailability
  • unskillfulness
  • falsehood

Etymology

  • code (French)
  • codex (Latin)

8. code

verb. ['ˈkoʊd'] convert ordinary language into code.

Synonyms

  • inscribe
  • encipher
  • write in code
  • encrypt
  • cipher
  • encode

Antonyms

  • diminution
  • inactivity
  • unbox
  • log out

Etymology

  • code (French)
  • codex (Latin)

Example sentences of the word legal-code


1. Noun Phrase
If the vendee is able to make payment in full to you prior to the end of the thirty days, then forfeiture of the land contract cannot be enforced, according to Ohio's legal code 5313.05.

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