Translation of legal in English:
- 1 [Derecho/Law] 1.1 [trámite/documentos/requisitos] legal por la vía legal through legal channels, through the courts 1.2 (lícito, permitido) lawful haré lo que me pidas, siempre que sea legal I'll do whatever you ask, as long as it's within the law o/or it's legal una manifestación legal a lawful demonstration 1.3 (España/Spain) [lenguaje periodístico/journalese], [terrorista/comando] with no previous convictions, with no criminal record
- 3 (Colombia) (Perú/Peru) (América Central/Central America) [argot], (estupendo) great [familiar/colloquial], far out [argot/slang] [anticuado/dated]
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The Defensor del pueblo is an ombudsman nominated by the Spanish Parliament to defend the rights of citizens against government maladministration. If he upholds a complaint he advises the administration on appropriate compensation. This post, under the same name, also exists in some Latin American countries.