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synonyms for penal code

  • Code Napoleon
  • civil code
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How to use penal code in a sentence

It is no part of the present essay to attempt to detail the particulars of a code of social legislation.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
The minimum wage law ought to form, in one fashion or another, a part of the code of every community.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Since the examination of this harbour, a penal settlement has been formed, and a pilot appointed to conduct vessels in and out.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Plato, dissatisfied with the laws of his country, wrote out a code of morals and laws which he thought much better.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
The objectors consider it to be a most selfish doctrine without any warrant in the civilised code of morality.
THIRD CLASS IN INDIAN RAILWAYSMAHATMA GANDHI
Why is a cankered tie indissoluble, notwithstanding the great maxim adopted by the code, Quicquid ligatur dissolubile est?
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The Code of Hammurabi is one of the most important monuments in the history of the human race.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
Beardsley was watching Arnold's fingers; there was something aimless and fretful as they pushed among the code-sealed tapes.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
The code to which she had been brought up taught that servants were the machines of their employer's convenience.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
William's reign was marked by a long list of new penal laws directed against them.
THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURYCHARLES J. ABBEY AND JOHN H. OVERTON
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WORDS RELATED TO PENAL CODE

  • Code Napoleon
  • civil code
  • penal code
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