Etymology
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legality (n.)

mid-15c., "law-abiding behavior or character," from Medieval Latin legalitatem (nominative legalitas), from Latin legalis "pertaining to the law" (see legal).

updated on December 07, 2020

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Definitions of legality from WordNet

legality (n.)
lawfulness by virtue of conformity to a legal statute;
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