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American English: /ˈstætʃəˌtɔri/
British English: /ˈstatʃʊt(ə)ri/
, /ˈstatjʊt(ə)ri/

Translation of statutory in Spanish:


  • (right/obligation)
    establecido por la ley
    establecido por la ley
    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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