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lex

 (lĕks)
n. pl. le·ges (lē′jēz′)
Law.

[Latin lēx, lēg-; see leg- in Indo-European roots.]

lex

(lɛks)
n, pl leges (ˈliːdʒiːz)
1. (Law) a system or body of laws
2. (Law) a particular specified law
[Latin]

lex

(lɛks)

n., pl. le•ges (ˈli dʒiz; Lat. ˈlɛ gɛs)
[1490–1500; < Latin]

lex.

1. lexical.
2. lexicon.
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lex

noun
The formal product of a legislative or judicial body:
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For they may remember, what the apostle saith of a greater law than theirs; Nos scimus quia lex bona est, modo quis ea utatur legitime.
But it is at least problematical, whether an unjust sentence against a foreigner, where the subject of controversy was wholly relative to the lex loci, would not, if unredressed, be an aggression upon his sovereign, as well as one which violated the stipulations of a treaty or the general law of nations.
Since the lex talionis was to make the injured party whole, by restoring, as much as possible, the status quo ante, including the degree of equality or inequality that originally prevailed, a number of questions arise: What if either party was one-eyed to begin with?
While it still has to produce a chief justice of the Supreme Court, Lex Talionis can already boast of two associate justices, namely Jose Catral Mendoza and Bienvenido Reyes, who were appointed by former Presidents Gloria Arroyo and Benigno Aquino, respectively.
The LEX L10 device features Motorola Solutions' new Public Safety Experience (PSX) user interface that intelligently prioritizes information to only present what is the most critical for the responder based on the individual s current status and activity.
8220;We have had a strong leasing season which includes many students renewing their lease agreements and continuing to live at The Lex.
Lex is an unsympathetic character at the beginning, but she becomes more likeable and relatable as the plot progresses.
The LEX group along with Stefan van Wersch, ambassador of the Netherlands in the Sultanate, is scheduled to meet with Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Sarmi, undersecretary of higher education and other officials.
After the solemn adoption of the Djakarta Declaration on Lex Sportiva, 22 September 2010, and also announcing the official start of the HAGUE International Sports Law Academy (HISLA); from left to right: Janez Kocijancic, Alexandre Mestre, Klaus Vieweg, Rob Siekmann, Jim Nafziger, Bintan Saragih, Franck Latty (Professor of Public Law, Law Faculty of Clermont-Ferrand, University of Auvergne, France), and Hinca Pandjaitan (also chairing the Conference's afternoon session)
The winners of each tie will them face each other in the first round proper, with either Mold or Caernarfon being drawn at home against the winners of Lex and Bethesda.
Lex, 29, says: "When I was with the RSC, we'd talk about how we as humans never seen to learn from our mistakes.
Hippotots was represented by RKF associate Stefany Di Manno; Starbucks was represented by David Firestein, of Northwest Atlantic; and Pets on Lex was represented by Michelle Rubel and Darrel Rubens of Winick Realty Group.