Etymology
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statutory (adj.)

"pertaining to statues, depending on statute for authority, required by statute," 1717, from statute + -ory. Statutory rape attested from 1873; in U.S., "sexual intercourse with a female below the legal age of consent, whether forced or not." Related: Statutorily.

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Definitions of statutory

statutory (adj.)
relating to or created by statutes;
statutory law
statutory matters
statutory (adj.)
prescribed or authorized by or punishable under a statute;
statutory restrictions
statutory rape
a statutory age limit
statutory crimes
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