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There's one fundamental law that all of nature obeys that mankind breaks every day. Now, this is a law that's evolved over billions of years, and the law is this: Nothing in nature takes more than it needs.
Tom Shadyac

Meaning of "fundamental law" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FUNDAMENTAL LAW

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FUNDAMENTAL LAW

noun
adjective
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fundamental law is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FUNDAMENTAL LAW MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of fundamental law in the English dictionary

The definition of fundamental law in the dictionary is the law determining the constitution of the government of a state; organic law.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FUNDAMENTAL LAW

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fund manager
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fundamental particle
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fundamental unit
fundamentalism
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fundamentality
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funded debt

WORDS THAT END LIKE FUNDAMENTAL LAW

administrative law
case law
civil law
commercial law
common law
contract law
court of law
criminal law
employment law
go to law
international law
maritime law
martial law
matter of law
natural law
property law
question of law
rule of law
the law
the unwritten law

Synonyms and antonyms of fundamental law in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «fundamental law» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FUNDAMENTAL LAW

Find out the translation of fundamental law to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fundamental law from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fundamental law» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

根本法
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ley fundamental
570 millions of speakers

English

fundamental law
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मौलिक कानून
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القانون الأساسي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Основной закон
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

lei fundamental
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মৌলিক আইন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

loi fondamentale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Undang-undang asas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Grundgesetz
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

基本法
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기본법
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hukum dhasar
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

luật cơ bản
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அடிப்படை சட்டம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मूलभूत कायदा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Temel kanun
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

legge fondamentale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

prawem podstawowym
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

основний закон
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

drept fundamental
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

θεμελιώδη νόμο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

fundamentele reg
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

grundlag
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

grunnleggende lov
5 millions of speakers

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fundamental law

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QUOTES WITH «FUNDAMENTAL LAW»

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Tom Shadyac
There's one fundamental law that all of nature obeys that mankind breaks every day. Now, this is a law that's evolved over billions of years, and the law is this: Nothing in nature takes more than it needs.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FUNDAMENTAL LAW»

Discover the use of fundamental law in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fundamental law and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Strangers to the Constitution: Immigrants, Borders, and ...
Gerald Neuman discusses in historical and contemporary terms the repeated efforts of U.S. insiders to claim the Constitution as their exclusive property and to deny constitutional rights to aliens and immigrants--and even citizens if they ...
Gerald L. Neuman, 2010
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The Fundamental Law of American Constitutions
way we have a great deal of judge-made law, but it is the law of reason and justice, or fundamental law. It is sometimes called judicial legislation, in order to disparage it, but an eminent writer has commended judicial legislation. Austin wrote: “I ...
Fred Abbott Baker, 1916
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The Mathematics of Financial Modeling and Investment Management
... as an "engineered approach" to portfolio management. Fundamental Law of Active Management The information ratio is the ratio of alpha to the tracking error. It is a reward (as measured by alpha) to risk (as measured by tracking error) ratio.
Sergio M. Focardi, Frank J. Fabozzi, CFA, 2004
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Cam Design and Manufacturing Handbook
2.3 THE FUNDAMENTAL LAW OF CAM DESIGN * Since infinity is defined as a number larger than any number you can think of, infinity squared cannot really be larger than infinity, but the exponent is mathematically legitimate from the ...
Robert L. Norton, 2009
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Montesquieu's Science of Politics: Essays on the Spirit of Laws
There is one "fundamental law" (une loi fondamentale) in this state, however, which is that the one who exercises power has it exercised by another (II, 5). The establishment of a vizir is a fundamental law because despots naturally abandon  ...
Charles de Secondat baron de Montesquieu, David Wallace Carrithers, Michael A. Mosher, 2001
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Another Japan is Possible: New Social Movements and Global ...
FUNDAMENTAL LAW OF EDUCATION, PEACE, AND THE M A R K E T I Z AT I O N OF EDUCATION Nishihara Nobuaki nishihara nobuaki has been a teacher at Shin'ei High School in Kanagawa since 1992 and is an executive committee ...
Jennifer Chan, 2008
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General Spatial Involute Gearing
The fundamental law itself is yet to be enunciated; see §2.02; but the following needs to be said by way of introduction. The word conjugality, in gear parlance, means, in effect, constancy of angular velocity ratio. Having said that, we can say  ...
Jack Phillips, 2003
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Streetwise: The Best of the Journal of Portfolio Management
We will be guided in this strategic thinking by "The Fundamental Law of Active Management." I can call it this with a reasonable amount of humility, because " The Law" was unearthed more than a decade ago under simpler assumptions (a  ...
Peter L. Bernstein, Frank J. Fabozzi, 1998
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Foundations of Public Law
The Constitution as Fundamental Law The ambivalent nature of the modern constitutional contract is intensified by the claim that the constitution has the status of fundamental law. In the ancient understanding of the concept—the constitution ...
Martin Loughlin, 2010
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Constitution for a Disunited Nation: On Hungary's 2011 ...
As mentioned at the outset, the Fundamental Law, at least on the sur— face, does not appear to add anything to (or, for that matter, subtract from) the established practice of the Constitutional Court discussed above. The established case—law ...
Gabor Attila Toth, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FUNDAMENTAL LAW»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fundamental law is used in the context of the following news items.
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TRU getting first-hand enviro law experience in Alaska
I posed the fundamental law school question to her: what is the legal issue in this case? “My research in this area explores the benefits and ... «Canadian Lawyer Magazine, Jul 15»
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UCCA, Ukraine's ambassador to U.N. co-host event to mark …
For 19 years the fundamental law has been the legal basis for Ukraine's statehood, development of society and strengthening of democracy.”. «The Ukrainian Weekly, Jul 15»
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Okla. Gov. Defies State Court Order to Remove 10 Commandments …
... one of a group that eventually included 38 states that incorporated some variation of the wording of the amendment in their fundamental law. «The New American, Jul 15»
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中Chinese FM spurns UN commissioner's worries about national …
"The newly adopted national security law is a fundamental law in China's national security field. It is underpinned by a comprehensive concept ... «ecns, Jul 15»
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Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying's Regular Press …
The newly adopted national security law is a fundamental law in China's national security field. It is underpinned by a comprehensive concept ... «MFA China, Jul 15»
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China mulls privacy protection, further curbs on Internet
“The newly adopted national security law is a fundamental law in China's national security field”, she stressed. “As a result, it leaves the door ... «Sentinel Republic, Jul 15»
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Bishops tackle polls in plenary assembly
... power but more importantly, to wreak havoc to the budget, the system, as well as desecrate the Fundamental Law of the land,” the group said. «The Manila Times, Jul 15»
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Coroner indicts TB Joshua's church over building collapse
Fundamental law of negligence is underpinned by the concept of foreseeability and proximity, all within the context of neighbour principle. «Premium Times, Jul 15»
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Comelec to stand firm on parallel bidding tracks for PCOS, OMR
... power but more importantly, to wreak havoc on the budget, the system, as well as desecrate the Fundamental Law of the land," they stressed. «InterAksyon, Jul 15»
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SC asked to junk Comelec reso on leasing optical mark readers
... more importantly, to wreak havoc to the budget, the system, as well as desecrate the Fundamental Law of the land,” the petition further stated. «Inquirer.net, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Fundamental law [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/fundamental-law>. Nov 2019 ».
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