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British English: /lɛdʒɪsˈleɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌlɛdʒəˈsleɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of legislation in French:


  • 1 (body of laws)
    against contre on sur about, relating to concernant to do pour faire
    EU/government legislation
    législation (f) communautaire/gouvernementale
    industrial/financial/employment legislation
    législation (f) industrielle/financière/de l'emploi
    a piece of legislation
    une loi
    to adopt/present legislation
    adopter/présenter un projet de loi
    to introduce legislation
    faire adopter des lois

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