Leg"is*late (?), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Legislated (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Legislating (?).] [See Legislator.]

To make or enact a law or laws.

Solon, in legislating for the Athenians, had an idea of a more perfect constitution than he gave them. Bp. Watson (1805).


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