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Definition of legislative:

  1. Making, or having the power to make, a law or laws; lawmaking; - distinguished from executive; as, a legislative act; a legislative body.
  2. Of or pertaining to the making of laws; suitable to legislation; as, the transaction of legislative business; the legislative style.


from the legislature, legislational, authoritative, parliamentarian, parliamentary, legislatorial, enacting, lawgiving, statute-making, by the legislature, juridical, nomothetic, senatorial, decreeing, ordaining, synodical, congressional, aldermanic, jurisdictive.

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