fundamental law
noun Date: 1622 the organic or basic law of a political unit as distinguished from legislative acts; specifically constitution

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  • fundamental law — The law which determines the constitution of government in a nation or state, and prescribes and regulates the manner of its exercise. The organic law of a nation or state; its constitution …   Black's law dictionary

  • fundamental law — The law which determines the constitution of government in a nation or state, and prescribes and regulates the manner of its exercise. The organic law of a nation or state; its constitution …   Black's law dictionary

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  • fundamental law — Those principles, some in the form of declaration, others by way of implied or express provision, and some in the form of grant, deemed supposed to be limitations essential to conserve human liberty, security, equality and happiness, and not to… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Fundamental Law of Education — is a Japanese law which sets the standards for the Japanese education system. Summary The Fundamental Law of Education, as the name suggests, is a law concerning the foundation of Japanese education. Because it acts as the basis for the… …   Wikipedia

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