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adjective [usually before noun] legislative pronunciation in American English /ˈledʒɪˌsleɪtɪv/
  1. 1
    relating to laws or to the process of creating new laws
    legislative proposals that would reduce the amount of hazardous waste
    the legislative power of Congress
  2. 2
    used for talking about groups of people who have the power to create new laws
    a legislative body/assembly/council/authority
    legislative elections (=for electing people to a legislative body)

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