/kodafakeyshan/ The process of collecting and arranging systematically, usually by subject, the laws of a state or country, or the rules and regulations covering a particular area or subject of law or practice; e.g. United States Code; Code of Military Justice; Code of Federal Regulations; California Evidence Code. The end product may be called a code, revised code or revised statutes.
See also code

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