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Meaning of "game laws" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GAME LAWS

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GAME LAWS

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Game laws is a noun.
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WHAT DOES GAME LAWS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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Game law

Game laws are statutes which regulate the right to pursue and take or kill certain kinds of fish and wild animal. Their scope can include the following: restricting the days to harvest fish or game, restricting the number of animals per person, restricting species harvested, and limiting weapons and fishing gear used. Hunters, fishermen and lawmakers generally agree that the purposes of such laws is to balance the needs for preservation and harvest and to manage both environment and populations of fish and game. Game laws can provide a legal structure to collect license fees and other money which is used to fund conservation efforts as well as to obtain harvest information used in wildlife management practice.

Definition of game laws in the English dictionary

The definition of game laws in the dictionary is laws governing the hunting and preservation of game.

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WORDS THAT END LIKE GAME LAWS

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Synonyms and antonyms of game laws in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «game laws» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GAME LAWS

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

Translator English - Chinese

游戏法律
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Translator English - Spanish

leyes de juego
570 millions of speakers

English

game laws
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

खेल कानून
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

قوانين اللعبة
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Translator English - Russian

игра законы
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Translator English - Portuguese

leis do jogo
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Translator English - Bengali

খেলা আইন
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Translator English - French

lois sur la chasse
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Translator English - Malay

Undang-undang permainan
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Translator English - German

Jagdgesetze
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Translator English - Japanese

ゲームの法律
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Translator English - Korean

게임 의 법칙
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Translator English - Javanese

Hukum game
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luật trò chơi
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விளையாட்டு சட்டங்கள்
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Translator English - Marathi

खेळ कायदे
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Translator English - Turkish

Oyun yasaları
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Translator English - Italian

leggi di gioco
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Translator English - Polish

przepisy gry
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Translator English - Ukrainian

гра закони
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Translator English - Romanian

legile de joc
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Translator English - Greek

παιχνίδι νομοθεσιών
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Translator English - Afrikaans

spel wette
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Translator English - Swedish

spel lagar
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Translator English - Norwegian

spillet lover
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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GAME LAWS»

The term «game laws» is regularly used and occupies the 89.324 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about game laws

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GAME LAWS»

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Gentlemen and Poachers: The English Game Laws, 1671-1831
Bitterly denounced at the time, they have continued to be condemned by historians as arbitrary, savage and unjust. This book is the first full scholarly examination of the English game laws.
P. B. Munsche, 1981
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Game laws for 1919: a summary of the provisions of federal, ...
a summary of the provisions of federal, state and provincial statutes George A. Lawyer, Frank L. Earnshaw. season was reduced from 25 to 20. In Michigan and Pennsylvania, where the seasons on ruffed grouse were closed in 1918, hunting is ...
George A. Lawyer, Frank L. Earnshaw, 1919
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Officials and organizations concerned with wildlife ...
Publications: Conservation laws, including forest, fish, and game laws ; maps ; annual report • bulletins on forestry and wildlife. New York Association for the Protection of Game, Inc. President, Edmund Seymour, 63 Wall Street, New York.
United States. Dept. of Agriculture, 1937
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Game Laws for Gamekeepers 1879
Home Farm Books are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Hugh Neville, 2006
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The game laws: report of special discussion, The game laws, ...
report of special discussion, The game laws, at a general meeting of the Chamber of agriculture & Scottish farmers' club, held at Edinburgh, May 17, 1865, with the petition to parliament then resolved upon Scottish Chamber of Agriculture, ...
Scottish Chamber of Agriculture, Edinburgh, 1865
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Considerations on the game laws ...
GAME. LAWS. During the several successive reigns, since the year 1541, when the sale of Game was first declared illegal, law has been tacked to law, statute piled upon statute, and penalty added to penalty, in order, as it would appear, ...
Charles Edward Long, 1824
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The influences of the game laws: being classified extracts ...
being classified extracts from the evidence taken before a select committee of the House of Commons on the game laws, and some introductory remarks John Bright. APPENDIX. Iv the anomalous character of game, that its protection is in any ...
John Bright, 1846
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A Treatise on the Laws of Game and Inland Fisheries in Ireland
The question was not whether shooting a rail was punishable under the game laws in Ireland ? And he would hot have contested that proposition, because the rail is included amongst the birds prohibited by the game laws in Ireland ; and had ...
John Finlay, 1827
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A Treatise on the Game Laws: in which it is Fully Proved, ...
With Alterations Suggested for the Improvement of the System Edward Christian. Chapters. I. What is Game? 1. II. Game does not belong to the King, 22. III. Game belongs to the owner of the land upon which it is found, 39. IV. Free-warren, 57.
Edward Christian, 1817
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Considerations on the game laws
amend the present game laws shire the soiniwittee sat in the Commons in the year 1817, has notiiveea defeated, chiefly by operation of these eairsesr From all I know of the temper of both houses of parliament upon this subject, I must own ...
Baron Edward Harbord Suffield, 1825

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GAME LAWS»

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A brook runs through it
As resorters we obeyed the game laws and only occasionally modified them. For instance, walleyes were sacred, suckers fair game, northerns? «Herald Review, Jul 15»
2
Sport Shooting to Face New Prohibitions
... his family, both in the eyes of the public and Forest Service officials. This seems to be the catalyst that sped along the updating of game laws. «Clapway, Jul 15»
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Angelo Ignacio C. Villagomez gets 21 days for using gillnet
... because the “CNMI Division of Fish and Wildlife Conservation Officers have limited police powers and can only enforce fish and game laws. «Marianas Variety, Jun 15»
4
TALKIN' WITH DOKKEN: Why does the Minnesota DNR check fish …
"We work the borders from time to time in the enforcement of game laws, fishing laws, aquatic invasive species laws and a host of others," ... «Grand Forks Herald, Jun 15»
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Fishing a joy passed on from fathers, families
Their belief was that game laws were put in place to protect the species and that wild game was to be enjoyed. Their fish fry cookouts were ... «The Courier-Journal, Jun 15»
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Police admit lack of resources to tackle Stroud hare coursing tip-off
... land at night and taking or destroying rabbits, contrary to the 1828 Night Poaching Act, amended by the Game Laws Amendment Act of 1960. «Stroud Life, Jun 15»
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Appalachia bear-poaching case moves to a Congressional inquiry
They were found guilty of conspiracy to violate game laws in northern Georgia, a misdemeanor. Since Operation Bruin, Jerry Parker said he's ... «Greenville News, Jun 15»
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Idaho history: Boise Basin's pioneers ate and drank well in the 1860s
In those days before Idaho had game laws, professional hunters supplied the local market with wild deer and elk. If you wanted something ... «The Idaho Statesman, Jun 15»
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2 sentenced in bear poaching case
Parker, 64, was found guilty in September of conspiracy to violate game laws in the killing of an adult bear in north Georgia, a misdemeanor. «Asheville Citizen-Times, Jun 15»
10
Game Wardens Nail the Bad Guys
... the renomination of a northern Maine Judge who had belittled our fish and game laws many times in her courtroom. Of course, the Judge got ... «Bangor Daily News, Jun 15»

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