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adjective law n
: the portion of the law that deals with the rules of procedure governing evidence, pleading, and practice compare substantive law
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.