執法

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See also: 执法

Chinese[edit]

execute (a plan); grasp
 
law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist; France (abbrev.)
trad. (執法)
simp. (执法)

Etymology[edit]

Short for 執行法律执行法律 (zhíxíng fǎlǜ, “to enforce the law”).

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

執法

  1. (law) to enforce the law; to enforce a law
    執法部門 / 执法部门  ―  zhífǎ bùmén  ―  law enforcement agencies
  2. (sports) to act as referee

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