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Westlaw Edge UK Tool To Search 3 Legal Dictionaries + More (Subscription)

Westlaw Edge UK: Index of Legal Terms

In search box, enter a legal term like: demurrer.  

Westlaw Edge UK will search for the term in Jowitt’s Dictionary of English Law, Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases and Osborn’s Concise Law Dictionary.  Westlaw Edge UK also states: "In addition to the dictionaries, the index includes definitions that form part of Westlaw UK's Case, Legislation and Journal documents."

General Dictionary (Subscription)

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Oxford English Dictionary [electronic resource]

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Other Legal Dictionaries

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