Legislator

  • 1 legislator — LEGISLATÓR, legislatori, s.m. Legiuitor. ♦ fig. Persoană care stabileşte regulile unei arte sau ale unui curent artistic. – Din fr. législateur, lat. legislator. Trimis de LauraGellner, 18.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  LEGISLATÓR s. v. legiuitor.… …

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  • 2 legislator — leg·is·la·tor / le jəs ˌlā tər, ˌtȯr/ n [Latin legis lator, literally, proposer of a law, from legis (genitive of lex law) + lator proposer, from ferre (past participle latus ) to carry, propose]: a person who makes laws esp. for a political… …

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  • 3 Legislator — Leg is*la tor (l[e^]j [i^]s*l[=a] t[ e]r), n. [L. legis lator, prop., a proposer of a law; lex, legis, law + lator a proposer, bearer, fr. latus, used as p. p. of ferre to bear: cf. F. l[ e]gislateur. See {Legal}, and {Tolerate}.] A lawgiver; one …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Legislātor — (lat.), Gesetzgeber; legislatorisch, zur Gesetzgebung gehörig, gesetzgeberisch …

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  • 5 legislator — (ant.) m. Legislador …

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  • 6 legislator — UK US /ˈledʒɪsleɪtər/ US  / ṱɚ/ noun [C] LAW ► someone who is responsible for making laws: »They said they would continue to write letters to legislators urging them to pass the law. »state/federal/EU legislators …

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  • 7 legìslātor — m institucija državne vlasti ovlaštena za donošenje zakona; zakonodavac …

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  • 8 legislator — (n.) c.1600, from L. legis lator proposer of a law, from legis, gen. of lex law + lator proposer, agent noun of latus borne, brought, carried (see OBLATE (Cf. oblate) (n.)), used as past tense of ferre to carry (see INFER ( …

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  • 9 legislator — legìslātor m DEFINICIJA institucija državne vlasti ovlaštena za donošenje zakona; zakonodavac ETIMOLOGIJA vidi legalan …

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  • 10 legislator — [n] person in government who makes laws administrator, aldermember, assemblymember, council member, deputy, lawgiver, lawmaker, leader, member, member of Congress, parliamentarian, representative, senator; concept 354 …

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  • 11 legislator — ► NOUN ▪ a person who makes laws; a member of a legislative body …

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  • 12 legislator — [lej′islāt΄ər, lej′islā΄tôr΄] n. [L legis lator, lit., a proposer of a law: for bases see LEGISLATION] a member of a legislative assembly; lawmaker …

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  • 13 Legislator — A legislator (or lawmaker ) is a person who writes and passes laws, especially someone who is a member of a legislature. Legislators are usually politicians and are often elected by the people. Legislatures may be supra national (for example, the …

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  • 14 legislator — UK [ˈledʒɪˌsleɪtə(r)] / US [ˈledʒɪˌsleɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms legislator : singular legislator plural legislators someone who has the power and authority to create new laws …

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  • 15 legislator — noun Legislator is used after these nouns: ↑state …

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  • 16 Legislator — Le|gis|la|tor der; s, ...oren <aus gleichbed. spätlat. legislator> (veraltet) Gesetzgeber …

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  • 17 legislator — [[t]le̱ʤɪsleɪtə(r)[/t]] legislators N COUNT A legislator is a person who is involved in making or passing laws. [FORMAL] ...an attempt to get US legislators to change the system …

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  • 18 legislator — n 1. lawmaker, lawgiver, solon, elder statesman, statesman, politician, politico, Inf. pol. 2.Member of Congress, M.C., Member of Parliament, M.P.; senator, congressman or congresswoman, legislatrix, U.S. congressman at large, representative, Sl …

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  • 19 legislator — noun Etymology: Latin legis lator, literally, proposer of a law, from legis (genitive of lex law) + lator proposer, from ferre (past participle latus) to carry, propose more at tolerate, bear Date: 1603 one that makes laws especially for a… …

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  • 20 legislator — legislatorship, n. /lej is lay teuhr/, n. 1. a person who gives or makes laws. 2. a member of a legislative body. [1595 1605; < L phrase legis lator a law s bringer (i.e., proposer), equiv. to legis (gen. of lex law) + lator bringer (la(tus),… …

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