Entry from British & World English dictionary
A law stating the formal constitution of a nation.
- It is safe to assert that no government proper ever had a provision in its organic law for its own termination.
- But the organic law, the law flowing out of the constitution, has not been passed yet.
- Most recently, in 1996 an organic law transferred financial responsibility to provincial governments.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.