Legislative

Leg"is*la*tive

(lj"s*l*tv), a. [Cf. F. lgislatif.]
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1. Making, or having the power to make, a law or laws; lawmaking; -- distinguished from executive; as, a legislative act; a legislative body.
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The supreme legislative power of England was lodged in the king and great council, or what was afterwards called the Parliament.
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2. Of or pertaining to the making of laws; suitable to legislation; as, the transaction of legislative business; the legislative style.
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