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statutory

Pronunciation: /ˈstætʃuːtɔːri; ˈstætjʊtəri; ˈstætʃuːtəri/

Translation of statutory in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [right/obligation] legal, establecido por la ley; [penalty] establecido por la ley; [authority/body] creado por la ley statutory holiday vacaciones (feminine plural) reglamentarias, por convenio these safety checks should be made statutory estos controles de seguridad deberían hacerse reglamentarios or obligatorios
    Example sentences
    • This can be seen if one looks at cases in which a public authority has been under a statutory or common law duty to provide a service or other benefit for the public or a section of the public.
    • He has concluded that there is no statutory prohibition against extradition.
    • The claimant has also no right to a conditional discharge while the recognised statutory requirements for detention are satisfied.

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