law


law
- Fick's second law - Hooke's law - Neumann's law

Mechanics glossary. 2013.

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  • Law — (l[add]), n. [OE. lawe, laghe, AS. lagu, from the root of E. lie: akin to OS. lag, Icel. l[ o]g, Sw. lag, Dan. lov; cf. L. lex, E. legal. A law is that which is laid, set, or fixed; like statute, fr. L. statuere to make to stand. See {Lie} to be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • LAW — may refer to:* Lightweight anti tank weapon or light anti tank weapon, e.g. the US Army M72 LAW or the British Army LAW 80 *Palestinian Society for the Protection of Human Rights (also known as LAW) *League of American Bicyclists, formerly known… …   Wikipedia

  • Law — Law, v. t. Same as {Lawe}, v. t. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Law — Law, interj. [Cf. {La}.] An exclamation of mild surprise. [Archaic or Low] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • law — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English lagu, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse lǫg law; akin to Old English licgan to lie more at lie Date: before 12th century 1. a. (1) a binding custom or practice of a community ; a rule of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • LAW 80 — Infobox Weapon name= LAW 80 caption= origin=flagcountry|United Kingdom type= Rocket propelled grenade (Anti tank) is ranged=yes is UK=yes service=1987–present used by=British Army, Jordan, Oman wars= designer= design date= manufacturer=Hunting… …   Wikipedia

  • law — See: LAY DOWN THE LAW, PARLIAMENTARY LAW, TAKE THE LAW INTO ONE S OWN HANDS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Law — I. biographical name (Andrew) Bonar 1858 1923 British (Canadian born) statesman II. biographical name Edward 1750 1818 1st Baron Ellenborough English jurist III. biographical name John 1671 1729 Scottish financier & speculator IV. biographical… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Law binding — Law Law (l[add]), n. [OE. lawe, laghe, AS. lagu, from the root of E. lie: akin to OS. lag, Icel. l[ o]g, Sw. lag, Dan. lov; cf. L. lex, E. legal. A law is that which is laid, set, or fixed; like statute, fr. L. statuere to make to stand. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Law book — Law Law (l[add]), n. [OE. lawe, laghe, AS. lagu, from the root of E. lie: akin to OS. lag, Icel. l[ o]g, Sw. lag, Dan. lov; cf. L. lex, E. legal. A law is that which is laid, set, or fixed; like statute, fr. L. statuere to make to stand. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Law calf — Law Law (l[add]), n. [OE. lawe, laghe, AS. lagu, from the root of E. lie: akin to OS. lag, Icel. l[ o]g, Sw. lag, Dan. lov; cf. L. lex, E. legal. A law is that which is laid, set, or fixed; like statute, fr. L. statuere to make to stand. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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