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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Law-abiding  \Law"-a*bid`ing\,  a. 
  Abiding  the  law;  waiting  for  the  operation  of  law  for  the 
  enforcement  of  rights;  also  abiding  by  the  law;  obedient  to 
  the  law;  as  law-abiding  people. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  1:  (of  groups)  not  violent  or  disorderly;  "the  right  of 
  peaceful  assembly"  [syn:  {peaceful}] 
  2:  (of  individuals)  adhering  strictly  to  laws  and  rules  and 
  customs;  "law-abiding  citizens";  "observant  of  the  speed 
  limit"  [syn:  {observant}] 

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