perustuslaki

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

perustus +‎ laki

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pe‧rus‧tus‧la‧ki

Noun[edit]

perustuslaki

  1. Constitution (the formal or informal system of primary principles and laws that regulates a government or other institutions; a legal document describing such a formal system).
    Suomen ~ = the Finnish Constitution.
    Euroopan unionin ~ = the European Constitution.
    perustuslakia säätävä = constituent

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Usage notes[edit]

  • In Finnish legislation, perustuslaki is a legal statute superior to laki and asetus.

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